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Education Quality and Policy Office

Education Quality and Policy Office
Student Services Centre
Bene't Street
Cambridge CB2 3PT  

Members of the team are shown below; if you aren't sure who to contact, please email


Jane Clare

Head of the Education Quality & Policy Office

  • Liaison Officer for the Schools of Biological Sciences, Physical Sciences, Technology and the Foundation Year
  • Educational Monitoring and Review
  • External engagement including consultations  
  • Academic Standards and Enhancement Committee


Taught courses team

The Taught courses team manages the quality assurance processes for undergraduate and postgraduate taught courses, including course approvals, modifications, review and monitoring.  Each member of the team is also responsible for additional specific projects as listed below. 

Andi Bawden

Currently on secondment

Sarah Blakeney

  • Liaison Officer for the School of Arts and Humanities
  • Part-time Review Group
  • Statutes and Ordinances 
  • Senior Tutor's Education Committee
  • Military Education Committee
Sarah Blakeney

Lou Talbot

  • Liaison Officer for the School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Sandra Cutter

  • Liaison Officer for School of Clinical Medicine, the Medical and Veterinary Sciences Triposes, the Language Centre, and the Faculty of Classics
  • Educational Monitoring and Review
  • Programme Specifications
  • Professional, Statutory and Regulatory Bodies
Sandra Cutter

Ben Mason

  • Liaison Officer for the Institute of Continuing Education, and the Faculties of Divinity and Philosophy
  • National Student Surveys including NSS and PTES
Ben Mason

Liam Simpson

Team Administrator for EQPO and PGRO




Research courses

Quality assurance for all postgraduate research courses (PGR – doctoral degrees and MPhil by Thesis) and management of related policies and guidance documents sits with the Postgraduate Research Office.