Rachael started working at SHU in 2004 and joined MERI in 2006. Rachael's experience centres on research student practises, policies and procedures.
At present, she is a member of the Postgraduate Research Administration Team, responsible for all student related enquiries. Her duties include PGR Student administration, admissions, enrolment, organising training and supporting existing MERI students. She, along with her job-share, Gail Hallewell, supports both new and existing MERI students in numerous ways.