IGS Contact

Contact information for the Informatics Graduate School.

The Informatics Graduate School (IGS) is part of the School's Student Services team.

Our Location

5.01, Appleton Tower, 11 Crichton Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9LE

*If you do not have an activated student or staff card, please go to Student Services, Floor 6, Appleton Tower, 11 Crichton Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9LE

Contact Us

  • Internal Enquiries [if you have an Informatics DICE account]
  • External Enquiries [if you don't have a DICE account]
  • Phone +44 131 650 9989 [50-9989 from within the University]
  • Fax +44 131 650 2957 [50-2957 from within the University]

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday, 09:30am-12:30pm and 13:30pm-16:30pm

(The office is closed for lunch between 12:30-13:30pm)


Staff who have a direct Graduate School responsibility include:

Professor Nigel Topham, Director of Graduate School

Professor Alex Lascarides, Deputy Director of Graduate School

Paolo Guagliardo, Personal Tutor for Research Students

Vicky MacTaggart, Studentships & Teaching Support Manager

Dr Lindsey Fox, Graduate School Manager

Patrick Hudson, Senior Graduate School Co-ordinator

Margaret Blake, PGR Student Funding Administrator

Agapi Stylianidou,  IGS Recruitment Administator

Jonathan MacBride, IGS Administrative Assistant

Sally Galloway, CDT Co-ordinator (CDT in Natural Language Processing Administrator)

Ekaterina Churkina, CDT Co-ordinator (CDT in Biomedical AI Administrator)

Zoe McGonigle, CDT in Edinburgh Centre for Robotics Administrator

Siobhan Carroll, CDT in Data Science Administrator 

Gregor Hall, CDT in Pervasive Parallelism Administrator 

Other contact information

School Contacts

Informatics Teaching Organisation Contacts