External Relations
  • Print

Communications and Advocacy

Public speaking

The Communications & Advocacy team is responsible for promoting and stewarding the University's reputation.

Our specialists in media relations, internal communications and public affairs inform and engage staff and students, broadcasters and newspapers, and politicians and policymakers in the UK across the globe. We highlight the University’s successes and build trust and advocacy for its mission, enhancing our public reputation to support our strategic aims for education, research, student recruitment and global influence. 

Press Office

Internal Communications

Global and Political Affairs



Tim final



Tim Watkinson
Director of Communications and Advocacy

I lead the team of experts in media relations, internal communications and global and political affairs in the Communications & Advocacy Division. Together we are responsible for promoting and protecting the University's reputation for excellence in research, teaching and operations in the UK and overseas.

Contact Tim




External Relations

University of Nottingham
C Floor, Pope Building (Rooms C2-C10)
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 5151
fax: +44 (0) 115 846 6787
email: externalrelations@nottingham.ac.uk