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Eric Sneddon

Professor Slapper is Global Professor at New York University, and the author of many major law books, and academic articles. He is a legal consultant at 36 Bedford Row, the Chambers of Frances Oldham QC, and a writer on Law for The London Times. He is also a columnist for The Times online.

Before becoming director of NYU London, Professor Slapper was Dean of the Law School at the Open University, and taught a course on Law and Society at NYU London. He is Visiting Professor of Law at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He read Law as an undergraduate and postgraduate at University College London, and gained his doctorate from the London School of Economics.

Director, Global Professor
Room 109, 6 Bedford Square
T: 020 7907 3201
Eric Sneddon

Eric has overall responsibility for all operational, student life, HR, financial, legal and planning issues. He also works with the Director on certain academic matters. Before joining NYU London in 2009 he was the Director of International Operations for Central College Abroad and had also led their programme in London. Eric is a graduate of the University of Edinburgh and completed postgraduate education studies at the University of Cambridge.

Associate Director
Room 213, 6 Bedford Square
T: 020 7907 3234
Amy Rowe

Amy manages all aspects of academic affairs at NYU London. She works closely with both students and faculty providing support and guidance to ensure high academic standards. Amy has a PhD in Social Anthropology from the University of Cambridge, a Master’s in Theology from Harvard University, and a BA in Anthropology & Religious Studies from Colby College (USA). She has done research and lived in the USA, Canada, the Middle East, India, and the UK. Prior to joining NYU she held an ESRC postdoctoral fellowship and was a lecturer at the University of Cambridge.In addition she has worked in high schools both in the US and UK designing curricula and teaching history, social studies and geography.



Assistant Director for Academics
Room 306, 6 Bedford Square
T: 020 7907 3217
Nigel Freeman

Nigel is responsible for the provision of health, welfare and Orientation activities, and many other services for NYU London and Tisch in London upperclassmen students, having joined NYU London in February 2005. He has a degree in Philosophy from the University of Leeds, is working towards a Masters degree in Management, and has looked after the welfare needs of American students in London for over a decade.

Assistant Director for Student Life
Room 212, 6 Bedford Square
T: 020 7907 3222
Tony Skitt- Senior Programme Manager for Student Life

Tony leads the planning of co-curricular events and excursions, within the Student Life team. He is also the primary contact for Freshman students as NYU London, overseeing programmes of student welfare and pastoral support alongside the planning of Freshman events and trips. Tony has an honours degree in Business Administration, a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (qualified teacher status) and many years experience working within international education, having run international programmes in Africa, Asia, Australia, the Americas, Europe and the Middle East.

Senior Programme Manager for Student Life
Room 207, 6 Bedford Square
T: 020 7907 3258


Clinical Psychologist Maisie Chou Chaffin

Maisie Chou Chaffin is a clinical psychologist who has worked in New York, Brussels, and London. She has practiced extensively with expatriate families, children, adolescents, and young adults with a wide range of clinical presentations, including acculturation and cultural adjustment issues. Maisie has an integrative orientation, with training and experience in cognitive-behavioral, psychodynamic, and family systems therapies. She received her M.A. and Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology from the Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology (Yeshiva University) and completed her post-doctoral fellowship at NYU Counseling and Behavioral Health. 

For more information on Global Health & Wellness and to find out how to get in touch in Maisie, visit here

Clinical Psychologist & Global Wellness Counselor                                   

Room 214, 6 Bedford Square                                                                   



Kate Atwell

Kate works within the Academic Office, leading the planning of co-curricular events, Special Programmes and the organisation of on-site talks and lectures. She also has responsibility for managing inbound student immigration and ensuring compliance with UK immigration requirements. Kate has an MA in History from the University of Southampton, has lived and worked in Japan, Spain and New York City and has over 10 years experience working in the international higher education field and Study Abroad.  

Senior Programme Manager for Academic Affairs
Room 307, 6 Bedford Square
T: 020 7907 3304
Dr Courtney Hopf; Liberal Studies Coordinator

Courtney coordinates the Liberal Studies freshman program in London, helping to maintain links between the School in New York and London's faculty and students. She also teaches in the Liberal Studies Core and Global Liberal Studies programs, with courses like Writing I & II, Cultural Foundations II, and Experiential Learning I & II. Courtney received her PhD in English from the University of California, Davis, her MA in English from the University of East Anglia, and her BA in English from Mount Holyoke College (USA). In addition to work and study on both coasts of the US and eight years in Britain, she spent a year on a teaching fellowship in Bordeaux, France. 

Liberal Studies Coordinator
Room 207, 4/5 Bedford Square,
T: 020 7907 3242
Ruth Tucker

Ruth manages the human resources, timetabling, finance and facilities for the university. She has degrees in English from Manchester Metropolitan University and Goldsmiths College, University of London. Before joining NYU London, Ruth worked at The Bodleian Library in Oxford.

Finance & Operations Manager
Room 209, 6 Bedford Square
T: 020 7907 3306
Simon Coleman

Simon helps coordinate the various financial activities going on at NYU London. Before joining the team in April 2014, he worked in the accounts payable department at Cambian Group. Simon graduated from the University of Plymouth in 2010 with a degree in Accounting and Finance and moved to London in 2011.


Finance & Operations Coordinator
Room 209, 6 Bedford Square
T: 020 7907 3203
Philippa Robinson

Philippa supports the work of both the Finance & Operations and Student Life teams, assisting with the facilities, operations and human resources of the university, as well as student programming, community engagement and welfare. Philippa joined NYU London in March 2012 and has a degree in English Literature and Politics from the University of Glasgow.



Operations Administrator
Room 209, 6 Bedford Square
T: 020 7907 3207
Luke Harper

Luke assists with academic affairs and supervises the student office assistants each semester. He holds a BSc degree in Multimedia and Digital Systems from Sussex University. Before joining NYU London, Luke worked as the Examinations Coordinator at the Royal College of Physicians in London.

Academic Coordinator
Room 308, 6 Bedford Square
T: 020 7907 3232
Academic Affairs Administrator Idroma Montgomery

Idroma Montgomery joined the Academics team in August 2014, where she assists with academic events, immigration and general academic administration. She has a degree in Sociology from Arcadia University in Philadelphia and studied abroad at Goldsmiths in London as a junior. This eventually led to an MA in Culture, Globalisation and the City from Goldsmiths in 2008. Idroma has previously worked in publishing and the charity sector. In her spare time she blogs about London, creates illustrations and watches copious amounts of Doctor Who. 

Academic Administrative Assistant
Room 308, 6 Bedford Square,
T: 020 7907 3233
Harvey Abraham-Green

Harvey oversees the work of the Student Hub where he endeavours to assist with all student life issues including welfare and cultural programming. From accessing healthcare, to finding the best eats Harvey is on hand to ensure you have a great experience here in London. He has a degree in history from SOAS, where he focused in African and Middle Eastern history. Harvey enjoys cinema, food and sport, and is a keen Tottenham supporter

Student Life Coordinator
Room G08; The Hub, 6 Bedford Square
T: 020 7907 3257
Student Life Administrator Leo Crolla

Leo can be found in the Student Hub, where he co-ordinates volunteering and community engagement opportunities for students, as well as helping other areas of student life such as programming, welfare and housing. Leo has a Master's degree in Maths from the University of Sheffield, where on top of his studies he organised hitchhikes around Europe on Easter break, and he is always happy to advise on travel plans.

Student Life Administrator
Room G08; The Hub, 6 Bedford Square,
T: 020 7907 3268
Julia Thanh

Julia joined NYU London in January 2016 and can be found in the Student Hub where she assists with all aspects of Student Life from cultural programming to community engagement. Julia joins NYU London from the University of Portsmouth where she studied International Development. As a native Londoner Julia is always happy to give suggestions on the best things to do and the best places to eat in London.

Student Life Administrator
Room G08; The Hub, 6 Bedford Square
T: 020 7907 3215
Fenton Green

Fenton is responsible for managing the technical services that NYU London provide to staff and students. Fenton has a first class degree in Maths and Physics from King's College and has many years experience in IT working for Power Gen, Sainsbury's, Sage and Video Networks.

Technical Services Manager
Room LG06, 6 Bedford Square
T: 020 7907 3231
Kate Stein

Kate is a graduate of Sarah Lawrence College and Cambridge University. Kate's career has centred on UK and US education, covering diverse organisations such as the US-UK Education Commission, the UK Embassy in Washington DC and US government agencies. Before joining NYU London in 2011, Kate was Programme Coordinator of the Fordham University London Centre. Kate lives in London and is an excellent source for living in the city and maximizing opportunities in the UK and Europe.

Graduate Programme Coordinator
Room 209, 6 Bedford Square
T: 020 7907 3235
Claire Wilkins

Claire is responsible for overseeing international outreach for undergraduate admission to NYU Shanghai across Europe, the Middle East, and the African continent, and assists with international outreach for the New York and Abu Dhabi campuses. She is the primary contact for international applicants from these regions interested in NYU Shanghai. Claire is a Canadian who studied Journalism, Film and Broadcasting at Cardiff University, and attained a degree in Psychology and Communications from Simon Fraser University in Canada. Claire comes to NYU London from her position as International Admissions Officer for NYU Shanghai in Shanghai. Before joining NYU Shanghai Claire worked in admissions at an international school in Shanghai, and as a Full-time Lecturer at Hankuk University of Foreign Studies in Seoul, South Korea. She has lived and worked in Hong Kong, Seoul, Shanghai and across Canada

Assistant Director, Global Admissions
Room 107, 6 Bedford Square
T: 020 7907 3260                                            
Mikael Perreau

Mikael is the Senior Admissions Officer for NYU Abu Dhabi, with responsibility for Europe. He graduated from UCLA in 2001 with a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science, and has lived in France, California, and Texas. He now calls NYU and London home, and is an avid Liverpool supporter.

Senior International Admissions Officer
Room 107, 6 Bedford Square
T: 020 7907 3260
Consi Hoabes

Consi coordinates res life and housing activities and primarily maintains relationships with external housing providers, assists with student conduct and wellness concerns, and facilities managment. She has a BSc in Aviation Management and a MSc in Accounting and Financial Management.

Residential Life Coordinator
Byron Court Residence
T: 020 7837 0551
Consi Hoabes

Chris has responsibilities for both student welfare and facility administration within the NYU London residences. Chris has a degree in Economics from the University of Surrey where he also spent a semester abroad at the University of North Texas. Furthermore, Chris has a Masters degree in International Planning from University College London and has previously lived in Toronto for one year. He is an ardent Tottenham Hotspur fan.

Residential Life Assistant
Guilford House Residence
T: 0207 278 7451
Residential Life Assistant

Sonia assists with residential life within all NYU London residences. She has previously worked as a Study Abroad Assistant during her internship abroad, just after completing a bachelor's degree in Languages, Literatures and Cultures of Europe and America at the University of Naples L'Orientale (Italy). She loves London, food markets and fashion

Residential Life Assistant
Guilford Street Office & Byron Court Office
T: 020 7278 7451/020 7837 0551
Facilities Coordinator Ricoh Ramraj

Ricoh helps manage the NYU sites in London, he have previous experience in Facility & HSE Management. Ricoh coordinates the Facilities Department and helps ensure the site meets regulatory & compliance standards. Pretty much any issues or requests regarding the building and contractual services can be directed toward him.

He has previous experience in the Facilities background starting off as a cleaner and working his way up through difference avenues in Facilities to get to his current position.


Facilities coordinator
Byron Court Facilities office
T: 0207 837 1105
Facilities Engineer Matt Sunley

Matt is the facilities engineer for Byron Court, Guilford House and Bedford Square. Before joining NYU he worked for NHS surrey for over 6 years where he worked in hospitals, health care centres and doctors surgeys. He went to Guilford college and WLTS training centre were he qualified as an electrician with city & guilds 1,2 &3 qualification and also has 17th edition qualification. He has a passion for sport and plays rugby for wandsworthians RFC and also plays golf when he can with a handicap of +2. 

Facilities Engineer
Byron Court Facilities Office
T: 0207 837 1105
Mark Walters

Mark has responsibilities for security, the mail and assists with audio-visual equipment. He is a Londoner born and bred and is a good source of knowledge about London. Mark loves sport, especially football, and is a keen Arsenal supporter.

Bedford Square Reception
T: 020 7907 3200


Weekend Reception Guard - Vincent Scolaro

Vincent is the weekend student assistant and guard for the Bedford Square academic centre. Originally from Italy, Vincent has lived in London for over twenty years and has responsibilities for security and mail among other duties.  

Bedford Square Reception
T: 020 7907 3200 

Stephanie is the New York based site representative for NYU London. During her undergraduate degree at Pennsylvania State University she participated in a summer program throughout Northern Queensland, Australia. Following this experience, she got the travel bug and then spent a semester abroad at University College Cork, Ireland. She is a recent graduate of NYU's International Education program, and has been with NYU Global Programs since 2012. She is excited to work with students as they prepare to study at NYU London!

T: 212-998-4804
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