Executive Assistant to the Head of Department
As Executive Assistant to the Head of Department, I am responsible for organising Professor Kia Nobre's busy diary as well as providing her with full secretarial support for Head of Department business. I also look after the following areas:
- managing the Departmental ethics applications
- managing the recruitment process for new University Associate Professor posts
- preparing the Departmental termly Newsletter
- supporting the main Departmental Committees: Departmental Board; Executive Committee and ASPA Gold Standards Committee
I have a PG Cert in Education from Birmingham University and taught German in a secondary school before moving into administrative work in 2005. I first joined the University working as PA and Office Administrator for the Central Offices in Graduate Admissions and Funding (February 2009 to May 2011) and then, after returning from maternity leave, worked part-time as Admin Officer for the Student Systems Programme. I joined the Department of Experimental Psychology in June 2014.