Master of University College
Dr Richard Lawrie
Richard Lawrie is Acting Master of University College. Richard holds a PhD in History from Durham University. He is responsible for the overseeing student support within the College, admissions, and alumni relations. Students who wish to book an appointment to see a member of the student support team should contact email@example.com or speak to the student support secretary.
Acting Vice-Master & Senior Tutor
Mr Andrew Tibbs
Andrew Tibbs is currently the Acting Vice-Master & Senior Tutor. Andrew has an undergraduate degree in politics, and is currently undertaking a PhD with the Department of Archaeology, where his research focuses on Roman military installations in Northern Britain. His role within College includes providing student support, oversight of admissions and allocations, and delivering development and careers advice.
Appointments to see a member of the student
support team can be made by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Chaplain and Solway Fellow
Revd. Richard P. Whaite
Ric Whaite is the Chaplain and Solway Fellow of University College. He is happy to see any member of college or of the wider chapel community about any matter or problem (spiritual, personal, or practical) or just for a chat and a cup of tea. As well as providing pastoral and spiritual support within college, he can signpost on to other faith chaplains and societies across Durham University.
As Solway Fellow, Ric is working on a PhD in the Department of History.
Michelle Crawford is the Bursar of University College. Michelle holds a BSc in Applied Accounting and is a registered member of the Institute of Hospitality. She previously worked at Marriott Hotels as Cluster Financial Controller for 15 years, followed by varying College Bursarial roles at Collingwood, Josephine Butler, St. Mary's and Trevelyan. She is responsible for the day-to-day non-academic operations of the College.
Student Support Administrator and College Secretary
Paula Furness is the first point of contact in the student support team. Students should contact her (email@example.com) if they wish to make an appointment with the Senior Tutor or other College Officers.
0191 334 4099 (College Office, 9-5)
0191 334 4104 (College Secretary, 9-5)
0191 334 4119 (Bursar's Secretary, 9-5)
0191 334 3800 (Porter's Lodge, 24 hours)
Fax: 0191 334 3801
Full Contact List
Common Room Presidents
|Senior Common Room President||Dr Andreas Pantazatos|
|Middle Common Room President||Jack Towers|
|Junior Common Room Senior Student||Henry Beckley|