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Contact the British Academy

The British Academy’s address is: 10-11 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AH. Tel: 020 7969 5200

The British Academy's address is:

10-11 Carlton House Terrace

Tel: 020 7969 5200 Fax: 020 7969 530

Nearest tube: Charing Cross (Cockspur Street exit), Piccadilly Circus (Lower Regent Street exit).
Buses: Piccadilly Circus, Lower Regent Street, Haymarket, Trafalgar Square.
Wheelchair access: The British Academy has access for most wheelchairs. To find out more please see details of our disabled access arrangements.

British Academy Staff

Please send your email to the appropriate department below.

Alternatively, for general enquiries please call +44 (0)20 7969 5200.


For more information, including details about the research funding schemes available, please visit the Funding Opportunities page.

You can also go to the British Academy’s e-GAP system at

If your question is not answered there, you may contact the relevant member of the Research Awards Team as noted below, but please be aware that the office experiences a high volume of requests, especially at peak times around deadlines. We aim to answer all requests within a reasonable timeframe. Please contact:

Helen Langan
Research Awards Officer (Mid-Career Fellowships; BA/Leverhulme Senior Research Fellowships, Wolfson Research Professorships)
020 7969 5217

Claire McDonagh
Research Awards Officer (BA/Leverhulme Small Research Grants)
020 7969 5217

Phoebe Gallagher
Research Awards Officer (BA Rising Star Engagement Awards)
020 7969 5305

Enquiries about e-GAP are dealt with by the same team, but are best directed to:

Dr Ken Emond
Head of Research Awards
020 7969 5265


Please browse our events programme before contacting us. Information about registering for an event can be found on the relevant event listing.

For general event enquiries please call the Events Team on 020 7969 5200 or email:

Contact details for the Events team:

Matt Woodward
Public Events Producer
020 7969 5234

Claire Pike
Assistant Events Producer
020 7969 5246

Penny Collins
Lectures and Conferences Producer
020 7969 5238

Clementine Power
Event and Stakeholder Coordinator
020 7969 5227

Marisa Smith
Public Events Manager
020 7969 5264

James Rivington
Head of Academic Publications and Events
020 7969 5261


Please note that all our reports are available online. You can find out more about our Policy work here.

To find out more contact the Policy Team

Vivienne Hurley
Director of Research Funding and Policy
020 7969 5268

Harriet Barnes
Head of Policy (Higher Education and Skills)
020 7969 5281

Joseph Buckley
Policy Manager (Skills)
020 7969 5308

Jonathan Matthews
Policy Manager (Higher Education).
020 7969 5214

Maxime Delattre
Policy Adviser (Skills)
020 7969 5318

Chinara Rustamova
Policy Adviser (Higher Education)
020 7969 5233

Lisa Davis
Head of Policy (Public Policy)
0207 969 5307

Helen Gibson
Policy and Engagement Manager (Public Policy)
0207 969 5287

Jamiesha Majevadia
Policy Adviser (Public Policy)
020 7969 5215

Martin Rogers
Policy Adviser (Public Policy)
0207 969 5346

Tara Vernhes
Policy Officer (Public Policy)
0207 969 5285


Please see the Press Office page for recent press releases and contact details for the press team.

Contact details for the Communications Team:

Kate Rosser Frost
Head of Press and Communications
020 7969 5263

Gareth Greene
Head of News
020 7969 5317

Katie Barron
Assistant Press and Communications Officer
020 7969 5273

Stuart Moses
Web & Multimedia Editor
020 7969 5266

Liz Hutchinson
Director of Communications
020 7969 5253


Information about making a donation to the Academy is available online. To find out more please contact the development team.


Information about election to the Fellowship is available online. Please note that all candidates must be proposed by the existing Fellowship. To find out more call Marion Paterson, Fellowship Officer, on 020 7969 5259 or email


Contact the International team to find out more about international grant schemes, Area Panels, relations with partner institutions abroad, international organisations, international policy.

Desislava Stoitchkova
Senior International Policy Adviser
+44 (0) 20 7969 5276

Philip Lewis
Senior International Policy Adviser
+44 (0) 20 7969 5235

For general international policy enquiries: 

Stephanie Appleton
International Grants Officer
+44 (0) 20 7969 5277

Tom Egan
International Research Funding Manager
+44 (0) 20 7969 5288

Joel Santana-Mondo
International Research Funding Officer
+44 (0) 20 7969 5269

For Newton Fund enquiries: 
+44 (0) 20 7969 5220

For Newton International Fellowship funding enquiries:
+44 (0) 20 7969 5220

For Global Challenges Research Fund enquiries:
+44 (0) 20 7969 5220

For Tackling the UK's International Challenges funding enquiries:
+44 (0) 20 7969 5220

For International Partnership and Mobility Scheme funding enquiries:
+44 (0) 20 7969 5220

Chief Executive Office

Alun Evans is the Chief Executive of the British Academy. He can be contacted via his PA:

Emily Murphy
PA to the President and Chief Executive and Secretary
020 7969 5255

Read more about Alun Evans here.  

Marion Paterson
Fellowship Manager
020 7969 5259

Human Resources and Corporate Services

Please note that current vacancies are available online. To find out more call Stevie Bennett, HR & Corporate Services Officer on 020 7969 5225 or email:

Contact details for Corporate Services Team:

Robert Hopwood
020 7969 5280 

Stevie Bennett
Human Resources & Corporate Services Officer
020 7969 5225

Giuseppe Scannapieco
HR Intern
0207 969 5289

Sadiq Mughal 
IT Manager
020 7969 5242

Graham Cranfield
BIRI Finance Manager
0207 969 5252

Claire Vignard
BIRI Accountant
0207 969 5208

Emanuela Marku
Finance Manager
020 7969 5250

Joan Kenny 
Finance Officer
020 7969 5207

Michael Martin
Head of Finance

0207 969 5236

Clare Arouche
Business Development and Hospitality Manager
020 7969 5239


The British Academy produces a wide range of publications, for academic and more general readerships.

To find out more email:, or contact:

James Rivington
Head of Academic Publications and Events; Editor, British Academy Review
020 7969 5261

Brigid Hamilton-Jones
Publications Officer
020 7969 5262

Library and Archive

Contact Karen Syrett, Librarian/Archivist, on 020 7969 5314 or email:

Venue hire and room booking

Our stunning building is the ideal location for a Wedding Reception or conference, conveniently located in the heart of Central London. To contact us about hiring our facilities speak to a team member at 10-11 Carlton House Terrace:

Prizes and Medals

Information about our prizes and medals are available online. To find out more email:

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