SOAS University of London

Faculty of Arts and Humanities

Key Staff

Interim Dean

Professor Lutz Marten

Associate Dean (Learning & Teaching)

Dr Angus Lockyer

Associate Dean (Research)

Dr Erica Hunter 

Faculty Senior Tutor

Dr Charlotte Horlyck 

Faculty Administrator 

Mr Jonathan Tanner 

Lutz Marten
Interim Dean of Faculty
Lutz Marten

Bantu languages and linguistics; syntax; semantics; pragmatics; historical linguistics; language and society in Eastern and Southern Africa

  • Tel: +44 (0)20 7898 4653
  • Email:
  • Room: 360
  • Office Hours: Tue 11-12 & Wed 12-1. Email for an appointment
Angus Lockyer
Associate Dean of Learning & Teaching
Angus Lockyer
Modernisation and modernity in Japan; world’s fairs, international and industrial exhibitions
  • Tel: 020 7898 4626
  • Email:
  • Room: 318
  • Office Hours: Bookable at and by apptmt.

Erica Hunter
Associate Dean of Research
Erica Hunter

Eastern Christianity; Syriac Christianity in the Middle East, with particular reference to Iraq; Syriac Christianity in medieval Central Asia and China

  • Tel: 020 7898 4663
  • Email:
  • Room: 333
  • Office Hours: By Email Appointment
Tamar Drukker
Tamar Drukker
Modern Hebrew; medieval literature
  • Tel: 020 7898 4347
  • Email:
  • Room: 446
  • Office Hours: Thursdays: 13:00 - 15:00 or by appointment

Jonathan Tanner
Faculty Manager for Arts & Humanities and Languages, Cultures and Linguistics, and Dept of East Asian Languages & Cultures
Jonathan Tanner