Academic Office

Academic Office is responsible for organising and managing the academic life of Somerville’s students, from undergraduate admissions through to graduation ceremonies.

To contact the Academic Office, please see the staff list below.

Steve Rayner – Senior Tutor
Julia Hill – Undergraduate Officer
Ayesha Barnes * – Tutorial and Graduate Officer
Victoria Wilson – Academic Office Administrator
Eileen Gartside – Academic Office Assistant
Alison Davies – Academic Office Assistant

Saphire Richards– * maternity leave

Jo Ockwell – Welfare Support and Policy Officer

Karen Mason – Executive Assistant to the Senior Tutor and Fellows

Nuala Marshall – Access and Outreach Support Officer

For general enquiries please email