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School of English and Drama

Kat Henley

Student Administrator: Research Student Support

Room Number: ArtsOne 3.40


I joined the School of English and Drama in May 2022, having previously worked in a range of roles in Higher Education. I oversee the administration of the Postgraduate Research Programme, providing administrative support and advice from initial enquiry and admission, through to graduation. I am the first point of contact for PhD students and their supervisors.

Principal responsibilities:

  • Coordinating Postgraduate Research Student admissions
  • Overseeing the annual studentship competition in liaison with the Directors of Graduate Studies
  • Facilitating the School’s programme of PhD induction events including Welcome Week
  • Managing Postgraduate Research Student support processes
  • Supporting the organisation of postgraduate research seminars
  • Identifying and promoting internal and external training opportunities


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