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Postgraduate Research Handbook

Doctoral Programmes Office

Doctoral Programmes Office



The Doctoral Programmes Office provides administrative and pastoral support for all postgraduate research students in the School.

Members of the administrative team in the Doctoral Programmes Office:

  • Provide information about the programme and the processes which support the programme
  • Offer advice and support to any student act as a point of liaison for all student matters in a specific Division
  • Communicate with you regularly throughout your study

The Doctoral Programmes Office is open:

10am to 4pm from Monday to Friday

To meet any member of the Doctoral Programmes Office outside of these times, please make an appointment.

You can contact the office by telephone or email, or contact your administrator direct using their contact details below.

Telephone: 0161 275 1200

Email: mbs-pgresearch@manchester.ac.uk

Doctoral Programme staff and roles



 

 

Helen McManamon

Manager, Doctoral Programmes

Telephone: 0161 306 3496

Email: Helen.mcmanamon@manchester.ac.uk, Location: D18, AMBS East

Responsible for: Management of the doctoral programmes office; Doctoral strategy and policy development; Student appeals, complaints and discipline issues; Faculty relations.

Lynne Barlow-Cheetham

Senior Doctoral Programmes Administrator

Telephone: 0161 275 6313

Email: Lynne.barlow-cheetham@manchester.ac.uk,

Location: D15, AMBS East 

Responsible for: Overseeing programme administration across Divisions; Deputising for Doctoral Programmes Manager; Visiting Student applications; and Lead on: Admissions & conversion activities; eProg and progression policy; ethics process and policy; UKVI compliance activities and reporting; internal and external funding competitions; Secretary to AMBS PGR Committee.

 

DBA Programme Administrator

Telephone: 0161 275 1200

Email: dba.office@manchester.ac.uk

Responsible for: DBA admissions processing; DBA conferences and workshops; DBA finance; Secretary to AMBS DBA Committee.

 

   

Doctoral Programmes Assistant

Telephone: 0161 275 1200,

Email: 

Location: D17, AMBS East

Responsible for: Doctoral study space maintenance and support; Doctoral Research Support Allowance and student expenses; Lead on: Management of the PGR email account; General support to the doctoral programmes team and Manager.

 

Mark Falzon

Doctoral Programmes Administrator

Telephone: 0161 275 0784, Email: mark.falzon@manchester.ac.uk, Location: D15, AMBS East

Responsible for: Accounting and Finance doctoral programme administration and admissions processing; Lead on: A&F Research Training Programme; data champion; registration; graduation.

 

 

 

 

Paul Greenham               

Doctoral Programmes Administrator

Telephone: 0161 306 1290, Email: paul.greenham@manchester.ac.uk Location: D15, AMBS East

Responsible for: Management Sciences and Marketing doctoral programme administration and admissions processing (including MRes); Lead on: Student experience projects; Student Rep liaison

Stefan Johnson

Doctoral Programmes Administrator

Telephone: 0161 275 6591

Email: Stefan.johnson@manchester.ac.uk, Location: D15, AMBS East

Responsible for: Innovation Management and Policy doctoral programme administration and admissions processing; Lead on: induction, welcome activities and workshops

Sandra Bundy-Palmer

Doctoral Programmes Administrator

Telephone: 0161 275 6416

Email: sandra.bundy-palmer@manchester.ac.uk, Location: D15, AMBS East

Responsible for: People, Management and Organisations doctoral programme administration and admissions processing; Lead on: MRes & Research Training Programme