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Our staff

Staff categories 

These are our Birkbeck staff categories within the Department of Geography.

Head of department

  • Melissa Butcher, Assistant Dean, Professor in Social and Cultural Geography

Academic staff 

Teaching and scholarship staff

Honorary Research Fellows

Professional Support staff 

  • - tel: 020 3073 8000 or email
  • - Administrator, tel: 020 3073 8465
    • Social Sciences (BSc) 
  • - Administrator, tel: 020 3073 8463 
    • Geography and International Development (BSc)
    • Environmental Management (BSc)Geography (BSc)
    • Human Geography (BA)
    • Development and Globalisation (BSc) 
  • Administrator, tel: 020 3073 8464 
    • Community Leadership (CertHE)
    • Community Development and Public Policy (BSc)
    • Geographic Information Science (MSc, PGDip, PGCert) 
    • Geography, Environment and Development Studies (MPhil, PhD)
  • – Senior Administrator, tel: 020 3073 8461 
    • Children, Youth and International Development (MSc)
    • Climate Change (MSc, PGDip, PGCert)
    • Environment and Sustainability (MSc, PGDip)
    • Geography (MSc, PGDip, PGCert)
    • International Development (MSc, PGDip, PGCert)
    • International Development and Social Anthropology (MSc, PGDip)
    • Social and Cultural Geography (MA)
  • - Team Leader