Matthew Wilkinson

Matthew Wilkinson


I am the Postgraduate Research Administrator in the School of Politics and International Studies.  I have responsibility for all administrative process supporting the lifecycle of on-course postgraduate research students.  This is includes responding to enquiries and liaising with external examiners and supervisors where appropriate. 

The following specific aspects combine to form the lifecycle of a postgraduate research programme:

  • Registration
  • Supervision
  • Training plan
  • First formal progress reports
  • Transfer
  • Annual Progress Review
  • Examination
  • Change requests
  • Holiday
  • Authorised absence
  • Change of location
  • Change of supervisor
  • Suspension/extension

I also service the Research Degree and Management Committee.  Additionally, I service the Faculty Digital Education Group.