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Governance and Compliance Directorate

Staff

Director 

Valerie Amos, BA (Warwick), MA (Birmingham)

Pro-Director (Learning & Teaching)

Nirmala Rao, BA (Delhi), MA MPhil (JNU), PhD (London) AcSS

Pro-Director (Research & Enterprise)

Richard Black, BA (Oxon), PhD (London), AcSS

Registrar

Laura Gibbs, BA MSc

Principal Office Holders

Valerie Amos
Director of SOAS
Valerie Amos
Richard Black
Pro-Director (Research & Enterprise)
Richard Black

Nirmala Rao, OBE
Pro-Director (Learning & Teaching)
Professor Nirmala Rao
  • Tel: +44(0)207 898 4120
  • Email: nr22@soas.ac.uk
  • Room: 106
  • On Sabbatical:until January 2017
Deborah Johnston
Interim Pro-Director (Learning and Teaching)
Deborah Johnston

Analysis and measurement of poverty; the working of rural labour markets; agrarian change and rural development; the socio-economic impact of HIV/AIDS


Laura Gibbs
Registrar
Laura Gibbs
Chris Ince
Secretary
Chris Ince

Secretariat and Governance

Suzanne Green
Secretariat Officer
Suzanne Green

Information Compliance

Albert Chan
Information Compliance Manager
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David Ogden
Corporate Records Manager and Archivist
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Portfolio Management Office

Nic Crotch
Head of Portfolio Management Office
Nic Crotch
Dave Farmer
Project Manager
Dave Farmer

Equality and Diversity

Mark Harrison
Diversity and Inclusion Manager
Mark Harrison
Sue Caro
Diversity and Inclusion Manager
Sue Caro
  • Tel: +44 (0)20 7898 4957
  • Email: sc94@soas.ac.uk
  • Room: 108
  • Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday

Executive Support

Jo Downey
Executive Assistant to the Director
Jo Downey
Emma Jessup
Executive Assistant to the Registrar
Emma Jessup

Tracy-Anne White
PA to the Pro-Directors
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Sara Berndt
Directorate Assistant
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Ambitious Futures Graduate Trainee

Katie Mccallum
Ambitious Futures Graduate Trainee
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