Staff in the Department of History of Art and Film

Academic Staff

James Chapman
Professor of Film Studies
0116 252 2865
Guy Barefoot

Director of Studies and Lecturer in Film Studies

0116 252 2864

David Ekserdjian

Professor of Art and Film History 0116 252 2905
Thomas Frangenberg Reader in Art History 0116 252 2867

Claire Jenkins Lecturer in Film and Television Studies 0116 252 1085
Phillip Lindley

Professor of Art History Director of the Centre for the Study of the Country House

0116 252 2840
Gozde Naiboglu Teaching Fellow in Film Studies
Simon Richards Senior Lecturer in Art and Architectural History 0116 252 2774
Martin Halliwell Head of School of Arts 0116 252 5363

Professional Services Staff - located on the 15th floor of the Attenborough Tower

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ATT 1514 0116 252 2620

Gemma Mayo

Programme Administrator

(Enquiries from current Undergraduate/Postgraduate students)

0116 252 2866



Mary Needham


Undergraduate and Postgraduate admissions, UG handbook UG inductions.

0116 252 2032
Angela Hullait

Research & Resources Administrator

(PhD/Research admissions and current student enquiries)

0116 252 2683
Dr Paula Warrington Operations Manager 0116 252 3943

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History of Art and Film,
University of Leicester
University Road
Leicester LE1 7RH

Telephone: 0116 252 2620

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The History of Art and Film at Leicester are seeking expressions of interest from prospective research students in the 2017 AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership. The deadline for AHRC funding applications will be in January 2017 and your case will be strongly enhanced if you engage in discussion with us well in advance of the deadline. For information about the Midlands 3 Cities Doctoral Training Centre and for details of eligibility, funding and research supervision areas please visit the consortium’s website, our own page or contact the PGR admissions team.