Martin Hodkinson – ‎Director of College Administration

Photo of Martin Hodkinson, Director of College Administration. Image by Alys Tomlinson
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Martin Hodkinson is Director of College Administration at London College of Communication, responsible for the College’s academic registry, finances and budgets, front of house student services, and health and safety. 

As part of his role, Martin also works closely with colleagues in estates and facilities, IT and others across UAL. Martin has previously worked in a number higher education institutions over the last 19 years, including South Bank University, SOAS and Birkbeck. 

“Since starting at UAL in 2012, I have been inspired by the vibrant atmosphere of the College and the creativity demonstrated by our students and staff,” Martin says. “I love being able to contribute to improvements in the student experience, working with colleagues within the College and across the University. 

“I am also motivated to make this a great place for staff working here, since I believe that will impact positively on the service that we deliver. Our aim is to develop a professional, flexible, and forward thinking administration which helps to the College and University achieve its vision to be world-leading.
 
Martin has a degree in Music from the University of Newcastle. In 2005 he completed the Association of University Administrators (AUA) Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education Administration, Management and Leadership. In 2007, he was awarded an MBA in Higher Education Management at the Institute of Education (UCL). 

Having benefitted so much from this education, Martin is passionate about lifelong learning and is inspired to work in an environment that ignites this in our students.