FoM PG Education team

Administrative team

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Nousheen Tariq


Nousheen Tariq

Postgraduate Education Manager

  • Management of the FEO PG team projects and business as usual
  • Oversees central UKRI Studentships, including the continuing MRC DTP studentships
  • Advises on FoM JeS records
  • Advises on FoM new programme and programme modifications approval process
  • Services the Postgraduate Education Board (PEB) and PGT Education Strategy Committee (PESC)

Gemma Williamson

Postgraduate Education Officer (0.6 FTE) - (on maternity leave from 27/06/22)

  • Manages information & data gathering
  • Manages FoM Master's Scholarships process and FoM Dean's Prizes
  • Manages the PG Connections event series
  • Services Doctoral Degrees Forum (DDF), PGT Forum & Master's Management Liaison Group (MMLG)
  • Maintains FoM contact lists
  • Manages MRC Supplement Scheme

Natasha Rao

Postgraduate Education Officer (maternity cover)

  • Manages FoM Master's Scholarships process and FoM Dean's Prizes
  • Manages the How To Be a Strong Applicant event 
  • Services Doctoral Degrees Forum (DDF), Master's Management Liaison Group (MMLG), and PGR Meet the Reps (MTR)
  • Manages MRC Supplement Scheme

Shala Khan

Postgraduate Education Administrator (Summer Schools)

  • Overall management the Revolutions in Biomedicine Summer School courses and their day-to-day delivery
  • Manages the 'Think Imperial!' event 
  • Services the FoM PGT Staff-Student Liaison Committee (SSLC)

Indaka Weerasekera 

Postgraduate Education Administrator (MultiSci)

  • Administrative lead for the MultiSci MRC DTP Studentship programme.
  • Manages the annual MRC Colloquium
  • Services the MultiSci Leadership Team meetings 

Naciima Hassan

Summer Schools Assistant 

  • Assists with running the Revolutions in Biomedicine Summer School courses
  • Organises social media campaigns
  • Supports the Summer Schools Administrator

Faculty Postgraduate Leads and Senior Tutor


Sophie Rutschmann

Faculty Lead for Digital Education

  • Leads academic development and provision of PG online education

Hector Keun

Faculty Academic Lead for PGT Education

  • Overview of all FoM Masters' Level Education
  • Development of the Faculty's PGT Strategy



Laki Buluwela

Academic Lead for Postgraduate Research Programmes

  • Has overview of all FoM Doctoral provision
  • Faculty representative on the Graduate School PG Research Quality Committee
  • Facilitates discussion and dissemination of PG research issues within the Faculty
  • Leads of the College MultiSci MRC DTP Studentship programme

Jeffrey Vernon

Faculty Senior Tutor
Principal Teaching Fellow (Postgraduate Medicine)

  • Assists the academic lead for postgraduate taught education
  • Promotes and encourages educational initiatives across the Faculty
  • Works with academics on postgraduate programme design
  • Chairs Postgraduate Student-Staff Liaison Committee
  • Teaches postgraduate students


Digital Education Team

If you are engaged in any online digital learning projects or are looking to explore the digital learning option for one of your courses, the Digital Education Team is here to support you. We will work alongside you to identify, scope and develop the best solutions for your digital learning requirements. We will also support and advise you in the areas of course design and development, project and resource management, and course implementation and evaluation. Please see the Digital Education Office page for more information.

Project Team: Attributes and Aspirations (AA) Short Course


Katie Stripe

Senior Learning Designer: Attributes and Aspirations (AA) Short course

  • Designing and building the online content for Attributes and Aspirations
  • Blackboard templates and digital baseline
  • Leads development of the IMPLEMnT project
 Katie Dallison

Katie Dallison

Careers Consultant

  • Provides careers support for PG students in the Faculty of Medicine