PR team contacts

Interim Head of Public Relations 

Sarah Birdsall 

Interim Head of PR

Tel: 020 7882 7927

Responsibility: Corporate strategy; institutional news and developments; higher education issues.

Science and Engineering Public Relations

This post is currently vacant. Please contact Rupert Marquand (  in the first instance.

Responsibility: Maths, Biological and Chemical Sciences; Engineering and Materials Science; Electronic Engineering and Computer Science; Physics and Astronomy

Dr Paul Jordan 

Public Relations Manager (Humanities and Social Sciences)

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7882 5378
Email:                                                                                                                                                                                      Twitter: @QMUL_HSS

Responsibility: Politics and International Relations; Law; Geography; History; English and Drama; Languages; Linguistics and Film; Economics and Finance and leads on PR for Polling London and Brexit

Joel Winston

Public Relations Manager (Medicine and Dentistry)

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7882 7943
Twitter: @QMULBartsTheLon

Responsibility: Cancer; Genomics; Immunobiology; Neuroscience and Trauma; Cell Biology; Preventive Medicine; Public Health; Endocrine and inflammatory pharmacology; Psychiatry; Medical education

Rupert Marquand

Science and Engineering Officer (Interim) and Public Relations Officer (London and UK)

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7882 3004
Twitter: @QMUL

Responsibility: Local and community engagement; staff, student and alumni news; research news

Public Relations Officer (International)

This position is currently vacant. Please contact Dr Kristian Hibberd ( in the first instance.

Responsibility: International partnerships and transnational education; international staff and student news; research news.


For urgent media enquiries out of hours please call 07970 096 188