Partnerships team

The Partnerships Team manages the University’s educational partnerships, with responsibilities assigned to team members. Any questions should be directed to a member of the team.

Team member Responsibilities

Claire Nixon, Deputy Director of Academic Services (Quality and Development)

  • Quality and Academic Development

  • Partnerships

  • International Collaborations and Mobility

  • Essex Abroad

Rachel Frost, Senior Partnerships Manager

  • Management of the Partnerships Team

  • Management of the Essex Abroad Team

Jemma Baker, Partnerships Manager (Development and Oversight)

  • Oversight of Team Partnerships
  • New UK/International partnership developments
  • Joint PhDs
  • Portobello Institute
  • Partnerships Systems Lead
Danny O'Missenden, Partnerships Manager (Development and Oversight) 
  • Oversight of Team Partnerships
  • New UK/international partnership developments
  • LLB English and French Laws (Universities of
    Toulouse, Nanterre, Lyon & Cote D’Azur)
  • Partnerships Governance, Quality Assurance
    and Regulatory Lead

Charlotte Strohm, Partnerships Manager (Development and Oversight)

  • Oversight of Team Partnerships
  • New UK/international partnership developments
  • Laksamana College of Business
  • Princess Nourah Bint Abdulrahman University
  • Partnerships Finance Lead
Clare Alexander, Partnerships Manage
  • Aegean Omiros College

  • Partnerships reporting to AQSC & Education Committee
  • Assisting with new partnership developments

 

Wendy Brown, Partnerships Manager 

 

  • Kaplan Singapore

  • Northwest University

  • Assisting with new partnership developments

 

Jade Rodgers, Partnerships Manager

 

  • Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust 
  • Kaplan Open Learning 
  • Assisting with new partnership developments

Charlotte Frost, Partnerships Manager

  • Kaplan International Pathways

  • Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust

  • Chulalongkorn University

  • Assisting with new partnership developments

 Victoria Fontenelle, Partnerships Officer
  • Support for the following partnerships:
    • Kaplan Singapore
    • Northwest University
    • Portobello Institute
    • Kaplan International Pathways
    • EPUT
  • Support for new partnerships development 
  • Support for Joint PhDs
  • Due Diligence checks
  • Incoming visits for current international academic partnerships

Claire Harvey, Partnerships Officer

  • Support for the following partnerships:
    • Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust
    • Kaplan Open Learning
    • LLB English and French Laws
    • Aegean Omiros College
    • Chulalongkorn University
    • Laksamana College of Business
  • Support for University committee reporting
  • Support for Joint PhDs
  • Due Diligence checks 
  • Incoming visits for current international academic partnerships

Alex Ristea, Partnerships Assistant  

  • Central partnerships mailbox

  • Arranging partnerships meetings 

  • Support for the Deputy Dean of Partnerships 

  • Budget administration

  • Partnerships team travel arrangements

  • Support for incoming visits by current academic partnerships

  • Partnerships documentation requests

Dr Annecy Lax, Dean of Partnerships

 

Prof. Teerooven Soobaroyen,  Deputy Dean of Partnerships

 

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