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Durham Law School

Staff profile

Miss Joanne Avery


As Postgraduate Programme Co-ordinator, Joanne is responsible for the effective administration of all processes relating to our Postgraduate programmes. Joanne shares the role with Miss Rachel Luke. Particular areas and responsibilities include:

  • Co-ordinates the work of the PG Team 
  • Oversees the PG recruitment and admissions process (carried out by the PG Officer/Admisisons Officer)
  • Oversees the induction process
  • Secretary and Minute Secretary to Medical Evidence, Plagiarism and PG Committee Meetings
  • Provides support as Administrative Secretary to the PG Examination Board
  • Co-ordinates new/existing LLM Modules
  • Acts as Disability Officer for PG Student Welfare
  • Your first point of contact for any student or programme issues
  • Your contact for all PG examination queries and concessions/tasks in the School
  • Your contact for Module Evaluations
  • Your main contact for updates/queries for the PG Webpages

Contact Details


Telephone: +44 (0) 191 33 46847

Fax: +44(0) 191 3342801 

Working hours

Full Time Role, Job Share - Wednesday (pm), Thursday, Friday