Dr Mark Shaw
Mark provides administrative leadership to the Department. As a member of the Department Management Group, Mark assists in the design and implementation of all departmental activities, strategic planning, resource management, and space allocation. Mark is responsible for the efficient operation of all administrative functions, including finance, academic appointments and promotion reviews, programme management, facilities, and other services.
Mark is originally a political scientist by training. His PhD, awarded in February 2017, is entitled 'Why the Media Matters: A Postfunctionalist Analysis of European Integration and National Identity in Public Discourse'.