Contact us

College of Arts

Level 1, Elsie Locke Building 
University of Canterbury, Ilam Campus

Hours: Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm

College of Arts

University of Canterbury

Private Bag 4800

Christchurch 8140

New Zealand

Phone: +6433693377

Interested in studying Arts at UC?

Get in touch!

For currently enrolled students, please contact our student advisors.

Office of the Pro-Vice-Chancellor

Jonathan Le Cocq

Amorangi Toi Tangata
PVC - College of Arts
Professor of Music
Elsie Locke 103
Internal Phone: 94322

Kirsty Sumner

PA to PVC Arts
Elsie Locke 102a
Internal Phone: 95797

Kevin Watson

Dean of Arts
Elsie Locke 101A
Internal Phone: 94601

Chris Jones

Dean (International)
Karl Popper 503
Internal Phone: 94307

Alison Holcroft

Associate Dean (Academic)
Elsie Locke 106
Internal Phone: 95323

Academic Manager

Liz Bond

Academic Manager
Elsie Locke 108
Internal Phone: 93096

Student Advisors

We can help you with degree planning,  the level of courses and the number of points you are required to take in order to qualify at the end of your studies.
For more info on the advice we offer please visit the College of Arts Student Advice page.

College of Arts

Student Advisors
Level 1, Elsie Locke Building
Internal Phone: 93377

To contact a Student Advisor, or make an appointment:
Email: or call the College of Arts at +6433693377


Janine Currie

Office Administrator
Elsie Locke – Reception Level 1
Internal Phone: 90114

International, External Engagement and Marketing

Clare Murray

Partnerships Manager
Elsie Locke 105
Internal Phone: 91186

Freddie Jefferd

Internships Co-ordinator
Elsie Locke 105
Internal Phone: 94033

Sabine Sinclair

Marketing and Outreach Manager
Elsie Locke 106
Internal Phone: 92967

Jonelle Case

Marketing and Outreach Coordinator
Elsie Locke 106
Internal Phone: 90953

Douglas Horrell

College of Arts Web Resource Co-ordinator
Elsie Locke 106
Internal Phone: 94308

Academic Project Support

Maria Hellstrom

Project Coordinator
James Logie Rm 409
Internal Phone: 94163


Louisa Peterson

College Operations Manager
Elsie Locke 102
Internal Phone: 94282

Glenda Irving

Finance Administrator
Elsie Locke 107
Internal Phone: 94281

Jackie Plimmer

Finance Administrator
Elsie Locke 106
Internal Phone: 94283

Human Resources

Nicole Coles

Senior Human Resources Advisor
Okeover 106
Internal Phone: 93826

Shekinah Jones

Human Resources Advisor
Okeover House
Internal Phone: 93262