SOAS University of London

Research Office

Research Office Staff

Pro-Director, Chair of Research Committee

Andrea Cornwall

Director of Research and Enterprise 

Silke Blohm

Peter Niven
Research Development Officer - Languages, Cultures & Linguistics; East Asian Languages & Cultures; Politics & International Studies; South Asia Institute and China Institute
Peter Niven

Andrew Parsons
Research Development Officer - School of Arts; Anthropology & Sociology; History, Religions & Philosophies; Law
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  • Tel: 020 7898 4659
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  • Room: R101
  • Academic Support Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
Simon Vitting
Research Development Officer - Interdisciplinary Studies; Development Studies; Economics and Financial & Management Studies
Simon Vitting

Michelle Wuisan
Contracts Manager
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  • Tel: +44 (0) 20 7898 4834
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  • Room: 109
  • Academic Support Hours: Mon-Wed-Thu-Fri 9am-2pm in office 4-6pm from home

Research Information and Strategy Unit (RISU)

Finance and Administration