College Officers

Helen King: Principal

Tel: 01865 274820, E-mail:

The Principal provides leadership to the College as an academic community, serving as a focus for its identity, fostering a sense of common purpose for all its members, and representing the College within the University and to the wider world. 

Dr Robert Chard: Vice-Principal

Tel: 01865 274896, E-mail:

Deputises for the Principal.

Dr Shannon McKellar Stephen: Senior Tutor

Tel: 01865 274858, E-mail:

Responsible for the College’s academic strategy and student academic development.

Dr Don Porcelli: Dean

Tel: 01865 282121, E-mail:

Responsible for student discipline.

Mr John Ford: Treasurer and Finance Director

Tel: 01865 274823, E-mail:

Responsible for the College’s finances and investments. 

John Banbrook: Domestic Bursar

Tel: +44 (0) 1865 274830, E-mail:

Clare White: Librarian

Tel: +44 (0)1865 274810, E-mail:

Responsible for the College’s Library.


Mr Ian Burnell: IT Manager


Responsible for the College’s computing infrastructure and support. 

Julie Parkin-Morse: Human Resources Manager

Tel: 01865 284685, E-mail:

Responsible for staff recruitment, training and development; and HR policies, procedures and legal compliance. Also the College’s Data Protection Officer. 

Katherine Brown: Academic Registrar

Tel: +44 (0) 1865 274822, E-mail:

The Academic Registrar is responsible for the running of the Academic Office and any College Governance queries.