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Useful Staff Contacts

Allison Cooper

Allison Cooper
Academic Registrar

Allison is the first point of contact for BA Theology applications, and heads up the administration team for all Cliff courses.



Veronica Evans

Possibly the first face you will see when you visit Cliff, Veronica is the college receptionist and also administrates some short courses. You will need to speak to Veronica if you need to book meals, and make card payments.


Lynne Firth

Lynne Firth

For any questions about the college library, membership and the books and journals we hold, please get in touch with Lynne.


Matt hartley

Matt Hartley

If you have any queries about college IT systems, the VLE or Audio Visual equipment, Matt is the man you need to speak to.


Russ Gamble

Russ Gamble
Estates Manager

If you have any issues with the college buildings, the physical properties of your accommodation, or the external campus, you will need to let Russ know, and he and the estates team will be able to sort it for you.



Helen Phipps
Taught Postgraduate Programmes Administrator

Helen is the main point of contact in the admin office for all post-graduate taught courses.


Cathi Thacker

Cathi Thacker
Mission & Ministry Programmes Administrator

Cathi looks after the administration of all the mission and ministry programmes, many of the short courses and does rather a lot of the organising for festival.



Lynne Tonge

Lynne is serving the Cliff community – students, staff and guests – as chaplain and will also be working alongside members of the Learning Network to develop retreat and spirituality resources. You can read more about Lynne on our Chaplaincy page.

Honorary Research Fellows

External Academics who work with Cliff College, Supervising Research:

  • Rev Dr Howard Worsley
  • Rev Dr Martin Wellings
  • Prof Mike Rynkiewich
  • Dr Stuart Murray Williams
  • Prof David Maxwell
  • Prof David Dunn-Wilson
  • Prof Tim Crutcher
  • Prof Billy Abraham

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Call: +44 (0) 1246 584200


Cliff College,
Calver, Hope Valley,
Sheffield, S32 3XG

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