Curriculum Vitae

Academic Qualifications

Recognised Lay Minister (Pastoral Care) in the Church of England. Awarded 2012.
Certificate in Christian Discipleship Part Two, Diocese of Southwell. Awarded 2011.
Certificate in Christian Discipleship Part One, Diocese of Southwell. Awarded 2010.

PhD in Social Anthropology. Awarded by the Department of Sociology and Social Policy, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, 2002.

MA (Econ) with Distinction. Awarded by the Department of Social Anthropology, University of Manchester, 1998.

BA (Hons) and MA (Oxon) in Archaeology/Anthropology. Awarded by the University of Oxford, 1996.

A-Levels in English Literature, Economics, Government and Politics and French Language, 1993.


2008-present. Company Director & Proof-Reader/Assistant at Dancing House Consulting.

2001-2008. Freelance Consultant (and previously employed there) at Holden McAllister Limited.

Other Work Experience

Laboratory Assistant, University Museum, Oxford.

Dig Volunteer: St Albans Cathedral, Hertfordshire (with Martin Biddle OBE) [1994]
                       Crickley Hill, Gloucestershire [1993]

Stage Manager, Old Fire Station Theatre, Oxford (two productions) including one production performed at the Gilded Balloon, Edinburgh Festival. [1995]

Student journalist, Oxford Student newspaper.

Musical Stuff

Grade 5 Theory
Grade 5 Clarinet
Grade 4 Piano

Descant and Treble recorder.