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 

Academic Staff

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: Please 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.

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:
  • Room: B403
  • Office Hours: Thursday 5-6pm and by email appointment
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


Academic Support Team

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