Museum Contacts

For general enquiries, please contact:
Oxford University Museum of Natural History,
Parks Road,
Oxford, OX1 3PW
Telephone:  01865 272 950 Please note we are currently experiencing difficulties with our phoneline so recommend emailing



Director: Paul

Museum Executive Assistant: Hannah Betts;



Earth Collections

Head of Earth Collections: Eliza Howlett;

Collections Manager; Duncan Murdock;

Collections Manager; Emma Nicholls;

Conservator: Juliet Hay;

Life Collections

Head of Life Collections: Zoë Simmons;

Collections Manager: Mark Carnall;

Collections Manager: James

Collections Manager: Darren Mann;

Collections Manager: Amoret Spooner;

Collections Assistant: Rob Douglas;

Conservator: Jackie Chapman-Gray;

Print and Digital Collections

Digital Collections Manager: Sarah Joomun;

Librarian and Archivist: Danielle Czerkaszyn;

Digital Archivist: Matthew Barton;


Head of Research: Paul Smith;

Deputy Head of Research: Ricardo Pérez-de la Fuente;

Senior Researcher: Sammy De Grave;

1851 Research Fellow: Frankie Dunn;

Leverhulme Research Fellow: Elsa Panciroli;

Leverhulme Research Fellow; Leonidas

Doctoral Researcher: Helen Goulston;

Doctoral Researcher: Elaine Charwat;

Doctoral Researcher: Susan Newell;

Doctoral Researcher: Ellie King;

Doctoral Researcher: Nai Zakharia;

Doctoral Researcher: Grace Exley;

Post-doctoral Research Assistant: Luis Badouin-Gonzalez;

Research Assistant: Carolyn Lewis;

Operations, Facilities, and Events

Head of Operations: Laura Ashby;

Accounts Assistant: Anne Atkinson;

Accountant: Nicole

Building Manager: Peter Johnson;

Events Manager: Paris Irving;

Deputy Events Manager: Casey Kwon;

Maintenance Technician: Ben Wilsker;

Museum Cleaning Technician: Eva Bosher-Krivanova;

Visitor Services

Visitor Services Manager:  Ellie Talbot;; she/her/hers

Deputy Visitor Services Manager: Robert Parker;; he/him/his

Visitor Services Assistant: Molly Appleby;

Visitor Services Assistant: Camille Britton;

Visitor Services Assistant: Isaac Caseby;

Visitor Services Assistant: Charlotte Drohan;

Visitor Services Assistant: Jane Griffin;

Visitor Services Assistant: Navigator Ndhlovu;

Visitor Service Assistant: Silvia Pinna;; she/her/hers

Visitor Service Assistant: Barbara Souto Dos Santos;


Shop Manager: Fitri Puspitasari;; she/her/hers

Retail Assistant: Lucy Shott;; she/her/hers

Shop Assistant (Seasonal): Hannah Stott

Public Engagement

Head of Public Engagement: Janet Stott;

Public Engagement Manager: Rachel Parle;

Digital Engagement Manager and Redisplay Project Manager: Scott Billings;

Exhibitions Officer: Ellena Grillo;

Exhibitions Officer: Kelly Richards;

Exhibitions Officer: Natasha Smith;

Head of Learning: Sarah Lloyd;

Bookings Administrator and Education Assistant: Jenny Hulmes;

Education Officer: Chris Jarvis;

Education Officer: Carly Smith Huggins;

Social Media and Communications Officer: Sarah Bell;

Web and Communications Officer: Ella McKelvey;

GLAM Volunteer Service and Community Engagement Service

Head of Volunteering: Joy Todd;

Volunteer Engagement Officer: Caroline Moreau;

Volunteer Service Assistant: Maryam Gohari;

Community Engagement Officer: Susan Griffiths;; she/her/hers

Community Engagement Officer (Older People): Beth McDougall;

Community Engagement Service Assistant: Hayleigh Jutson;