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Press and Media Relations

The press and media relations function at SOAS maintains and develops the School’s profile by raising awareness of its world-leading learning, teaching and research on Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

We also help to align journalists with our experts who comment on a wide-range of issues in Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

Press & Media Enquiries

Interviews with our experts can be arranged by calling the Communications Office on +44 (0)20 7898 4135 or email comms@soas.ac.uk. Alternatively, journalists can find an expert using SOAS’ expert search database of academics

Press releases

View our latest news releases. If you would like more information, please contact Communications Officer for Media Relations Vesna Siljanovska on v.siljanovska@soas.ac.uk or call +44 (0)20 7898 4135.

Consultative work

For additional help in contacting SOAS academics or for tailored information or advice on a specific country, region or issue, visit SOAS Enterprise who are able to prove training and consultancy services to businesses and the community.

SOAS staff

If you are a member of SOAS staff and have research news you wish to communicate to the press or are interested in media training and support, email comms@soas.ac.uk.