Key contacts

If you/your department/faculty would like specialist University advice and support in relation to the welfare of a student or member of staff in the context of the Prevent duty, please contact Gillian or Julian (as below), in confidence, on an anonymised basis.

 Contact nameEmail addressPhone number
If you have concerns about the welfare of a University student in the context of the Prevent duty Gillian Hamnett, Director of Student Welfare and Support Services director.swss@admin.ox.ac.uk  01865 280444 (direct line) or 01865 280459 
If you have concerns about the welfare of a University staff member in the context of the Prevent duty Julian Duxfield, Director of Human Resources  director.hr@admin.ox.ac.uk  01865 270152 

Any referrals or requests for information, advice or assistance outside the University in relation to Prevent may only be made by the Director of Student Welfare and Support Services (in relation to students) or the HR Director (in relation to staff) and only with the explicit approval of the Registrar.

Questions or concerns about Prevent

If you have questions about the work of the University Steering Group or the impact of the Prevent duty, or would like to provide feedback on how the duty is being implemented by the University, please email prevent@admin.ox.ac.uk in the first instance. The University has a Steering Group considering how the University should give effect to the statutory duty. Membership of the group can be found on the Prevent Steering Group page