College Wellbeing Contacts

Meet some of our 2023-24 Welfare Contacts

Kellogg Welfare Dean Dr Shreya Atrey discusses her role and introduces you to some other members of the College’s welfare team.

Welfare Dean

The Welfare Dean is responsible for the wellbeing of all College members and is the designated Disability Lead.

Prof Clare Bankhead


The Dean is responsible for the maintenance of good order in College this includes ensuring that all members of the College are treated with courtesy, consideration and respect.

Prof Jeremy Gibbons

Academic Registrar

The Academic Registrar oversees the Academic Office and is the College’s Disability contact and has a responsibility for student welfare. As part of their role, they liaise with the Proctors on behalf of students so can provide guidance and support with concerns related to your studies. All enquiries will be treated in the strictest confidence. 

Carina Klingenberg

Senior Tutor

For queries or issues relating to your academic programme which cannot be resolved within your academic department, faculty or school, or for which you would value another perspective.

Dr Sandie Byrne

Welfare Fellow

The Welfare Fellows supports the Dean in oversight of welfare, diversity and equality issues.

Dr Nihan Akyelken

Junior Deans

Kellogg has various Junior Deans who who are resident students and a useful first point of contact for students with concerns, or for students in College accommodation who encounter difficulties (e.g. lost keys) outside of normal College opening hours.
07932 951849

Below, our Junior Deans from 2019-20 explain how they can help.

Finance Bursar

The Finance Bursar is the principal non-academic administrative officer of the College, as well as the chief financial officer. Gary is responsible for all administrative staff of the College and for ensuring their effective management and performance, working with the managers of each section as appropriate.

Gary Walker

Peer Support

Kellogg has Peer Supporters who are students trained by the University’s Counselling Service who are here to listen and support students. You can contact them on

MCR Welfare and Equality Officer

The elected Welfare and Equality Officer is a current student and is here to support you during your time at Kellogg.

Madison Stern

MCR Diversity and Inclusion Officer

The MCR Diversity and Inclusion Officer promotes and supports best practices within Kellogg that ensure the safe and healthy inclusion of all members of our community.

Nikhi Chopra

MCR Disabilities Officer

The MCR Disabilities Officer is on hand to help with any issues you may encounter in relation to a disability or related welfare issues.

Salman Chishti

Harassment Advisors

Any issue of harassment should be notified to the advisors who will be happy to meet with you.

Dr Richard Stevens

Dr Alison MacDonald

LGBT+ Support

The MCR Equality and Welfare Rep, and Kellogg Fellow Max Van Kleek, are happy to discuss issues of sexual orientation. You may also like to speak to the Domestic Bursar, Mel Parrott who is a trained Harassment Advisor, University LGBT+ role model and Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) trained, and concerned to advance issues of inclusivity in the College. The College also has an LGBT+ Ally, Kabilan Puliyadi who is based in the Hospitality office, and is on hand to provide support.

Dr Max Van Kleek, LGBT+ Fellow

Mel Parrott

Kabi Puliyadi

Racial Equality and Justice Fellow

The Racial Equality and Justice Fellow is responsible for providing pastoral support to students facing issues around, among other things, race, colour, cast, language, culture and diversity. They also assist in the promotion of diversity and creation of an inclusive culture at Kellogg.

Shreya Atrey


Pastor Advisor

Dr Alistair Ross is the College’s Pastor Advisor and, as such, is available to be consulted on any religious or personal matters on a confidential basis.

Dr Alistair Ross

Safeguarding Lead

Dr Alison MacDonald

Updated on: 21/07/2023