SOAS University of London

Faculty of Arts and Humanities

Key Staff

Dean

Professor Gurharpal Singh  BSc. Econ (Lond), MA (Warwick), PhD (Lond)

Associate Dean (Learning & Teaching)

Dr Charles Gore MA PHD (London) PGCE

Associate Dean (Research)

Dr Mandy Sadan MA (Oxon) MA PhD (SOAS)

Faculty Senior Tutor

Dr Charlotte Horlyck MA PhD (London)

Faculty Administrator 

Mr Jonathan Tanner Dip(Comp)Open, BSc (Hons), MSc, EGOS, FCIM

Academic Staff

Gurharpal Singh
Dean, Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Gurharpal Singh

Professor Gurharpal Singh is the Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities and Professor in Inter-Religious Relation and Development in the Department of Study of Religions.

  • Tel: +44(0) 20 7898 4108
  • Email: gs41@soas.ac.uk
  • Room: 319
  • Office Hours: Tuesdays 3-4pm
Charles Gore
Associate Dean (Learning & Teaching)
Charlie Gore
Modern and contemporary arts of Africa, including its histories of photography; visual and material cultures of West Africa, and their linkages to diasporic arts past and present; the arts of the Benin kingdom, masquerade, textiles and other art forms in southern Nigeria, as well as a particular focus on contemporary arts in Nigeria.
  • Tel: 020 7898 4443
  • Email: cg2@soas.ac.uk
  • Room: B305
  • Office Hours: Wednesdays 2-3.30pm

Charlotte Horlyck
Faculty Senior Tutor
Charlotte Horlyck

Visual and material culture of the Korean peninsula; Pre-modern Korean burial practices, particularly of the Koryŏ period (AD918-1392); Arts of the Koryŏ period, especially bronze mirrors and ceramics; 20th century  collecting of Korean artefacts; Heritage and museum practices; Gender and material culture.

  • Tel: 020 7898 4704
  • Email: ch10@soas.ac.uk
  • Room: B403
  • Office Hours: Fridays 2-3pm and by email appointment
Mandy Sadan
Associate Dean (Research)
Mandy Sadan

Ethnicity and conflict in mainland South East Asia, cultural production, non-national histories of Eastern Himalayas and South East Asian Massif and the South, South East and East Asian borderworlds of Burma

  • Tel: 020 7898 4622
  • Email: ms114@soas.ac.uk
  • Room: 302
  • Office Hours: By email appointment

Administrators



Academic Support Team


Student Support Team



Karen Philpott
Assistant Faculty Officer (Reception, Student Support)
Karen Philpott
  • Tel: 020 7898 4020
  • Email: kp20@soas.ac.uk
  • Room: 327
  • Office Hours: 8.45am - 4.45pm