Our People

Leadership

Name Title Email
Professor Lynn Clouder Professor of Professional Education and Academic Director l.clouder@coventry.ac.uk
Marie Sams Operations Manager marie.sams@coventry.ac.uk
Professor Megan Crawford Postgraduate Programmes Director megan.crawford@coventry.ac.uk
Professor Katherine Wimpenny Theme Lead for the Intercultural Engagement and Global Education theme katherine.wimpenny@coventry.ac.uk
Professor Julia Carroll Theme Lead for the Equity and Attainment theme julia.carroll@coventry.ac.uk

Professional Services

Name Title Email
Marie Sams Operations Manager marie.sams@coventry.ac.uk
Natalie Garrison Administrative Officer - Directorship Support and Operations natalie.garrison@coventry.ac.uk
Mandy Ashley Administrator mandy.ashley@coventry.ac.uk

Researchers

Name Title Email
Professor Lynn Clouder Professor of Professional Education and Academic Director l.clouder@coventry.ac.uk
Professor Megan Crawford Postgraduate Programmes Director megan.crawford@coventry.ac.uk
Professor Katherine Wimpenny Theme Lead for the Intercultural Engagement and Global Education theme katherine.wimpenny@coventry.ac.uk
Professor Julia Carroll Theme Lead for the Equity and Attainment theme julia.carroll@coventry.ac.uk
Dr Sian Alsop Assistant Professor sian.alsop@coventry.ac.uk
Dr Sylwia Holmes Assistant Professor Sylwia.holmes@coventry.ac.uk
Dr Arinola Adefila Assistant Professor arinola.adefila@coventry.ac.uk
Dr Alun DeWinter Research Fellow alun.dewinter@coventry.ac.uk
Dr Luca Mornini Research Fellow luca.morini@coventry.ac.uk
Dr Helen Breadmore Associate Professor helen.breadmore@coventry.ac.uk
Dr Carlo Tramontano Assistant Professor carlo.tramontano@coventry.ac.uk
Dr Virginia King Research Fellow virginia.king@coventry.ac.uk
Steve Raven Research Assistant ac1710@coventry.ac.uk


Visiting Researchers

Name Title Email
Professor Daniel Burgos Visiting Professor and Vice-chancellor for Knowledge Transfer & Technology, at Universidad Internacional de La Rioja daniel.burgos@coventry.ac.uk
Professor Malcolm Tight Visiting Professor and Department of Educational Research, Lancaster University jmalcolm.tight@coventry.ac.uk
Dr Jos Beelen Visiting Professor and Professor of Global Learning at The Hague University of Applied Sciences jos.beelen@coventry.ac.uk
Professor Christina Hughes Visiting Professor GLEA christina.hughes@coventry.ac.uk
Dr Emma Vardy Visiting Research Fellow ab4279@coventry.ac.uk

Coventry University ranked 15 in the UK
Coventry University awarded TEF GOLD Teaching Excellence Framework
University of the year for student experience
QS Five Star Rating 2019
Coventry City of Culture 2021