Meet the Team - Who are we? What do we do?

Quality Assurance and Enhancement

Chris Laity, Associate Registrar

  • Manage and oversee the development and application of the University’s academic quality assurance and enhancement strategies and procedures
  • Management of the Quality Assurance and Enhancement service
  • Secretary to the Quality Assurance Committee

Dirk Beiber, Senior Registry Officer

  • Co-ordination of the work of the Quality Assurance and Enhancement service
  • Maintain a central schedule of validation and reviews and revalidations
  • Oversee the maintenance of the register of Professional, Statutory and Regulatory Bodies (PSRBs)

Kari Jones, Registry Officer

  • Support the work of the Principal Registry Officers
  • Oversee and administer the procedures for the external examiners for the Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Science, the Faculty of Life Sciences and Education and the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama
  • Support internal and external audits and reviews
  • Clerk to Quality Assurance Committee

Shirley Cole, Registry Administrator

  • Support course information management
  • Contribute to Quality processes and procedures
  • Provide clerking services to committees, meetings and events
  • Provide administrative support to the Registry Officer and general advice and guidance to staff on quality related matters

Ryan Powell, Registry Officer

  • Lead officer for the Faculties of Computing, Engineering and Science and Creative Industries
  • Support the management of the relationships between the University and its key collaborative partners, which include FE Colleges, private businesses, the government and overseas educational institutions

Danielle Bush, Registry Officer

  • Lead officer for the Faculties of Business and Society and Life Sciences and Education
  • Support the management of the relationships between the University and its key collaborative partners, which include FE Colleges, private businesses, the government and overseas educational institutions

Faculty of Business and Society

David Jacob, Principal Quality Assurance and Enhancement Officer

  • Lead officer for the Faculty of Business and Society
  • Provide authoritative advice and guidance to all staff on all aspects of the management of academic standards, academic quality and quality enhancement, regulatory matters and associated queries

Emma Mullins, Registry Officer

  • Provide advice and guidance on the management of academic standards, quality assurance, quality enhancement and regulatory issues to staff

Alex Szary, Registry Administrator

  • Provide administrative support to the Quality Officer and general advice and guidance to staff within the Faculty on quality related matters

Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Science

Cerys Jones, Principal Quality Assurance and Enhancement Officer

  • Lead officer for the Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Science
  • Provide authoritative advice and guidance to all staff on all aspects of the management of academic standards, academic quality and quality enhancement, regulatory matters and associated queries

Collette Luce, Registry Officer

  • Provide advice and guidance on the management of academic standards, quality assurance, quality enhancement and regulatory issues to staff

Carly Rees, Registry Administrator

  • Provide administrative support to the Quality Officer and general advice and guidance to staff within the Faculty on quality related matters

Faculty of Creative Industries

Gareth Beach, Principal Quality Assurance and Enhancement Officer

  • Lead officer for the Faculty of Creative Industries
  • Provide authoritative advice and guidance to all staff on all aspects of the management of academic standards, academic quality and quality enhancement, regulatory matters and associated queries

Brenda Jones, Registry Officer

  • Provide advice and guidance on the management of academic standards, quality assurance, quality enhancement and regulatory issues to staff

Bethan Daniel, Quality Administrator

  • Provide administrative support to the Quality Officer and general advice and guidance to staff within the Faculty on quality related matters

Faculty of Life, Science and Education

Rachael Farmer, Principal Quality Assurance and Enhancement Officer

  • Lead officer for the Faculty of Life Sciences and Education
  • Provide authoritative advice and guidance to all staff on all aspects of the management of academic standards, academic quality and quality enhancement, regulatory matters and associated queries

Justine Richmond, Registry Officer

  • Provide advice and guidance on the management of academic standards, quality assurance, quality enhancement and regulatory issues to staff

Andrew Hale, Registry Administrator

  • Provide administrative support to the Quality Officer and general advice and guidance to staff within the Faculty on quality related matters

VERO – Curriculum Management Project

Claire Branigan, Project Manager

  • Project Manager for the Curriculum Management Project
  • Participate in Boards and Committees
  • Run engagement events
  • Develop detailed work strands and project plans
  • Manage risk and issues
  • Manage communication plans

Tara Smith, Senior Project Officer

  • Support the Project Manager
  • Business Analyst
  • Manage requirements for the project
  • Run workshops and engage with cross functional stakeholders
  • Create user stories, system, unit and user acceptance testing
  • Provide training roll out of new solution