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Hannah Severyn

Media Relations Manager - Arts, Faculty of Registrars



I am Media Relations Manager with responsibility for promoting research, partnerships, achievements and events through the media. This includes creating media strategies, developing key messaging, writing and issuing press releases, creating web articles and social media posts, and pitching opinion editorials . I am also responsible for media training and reputation management through crisis communications. Prior to joining the university, I was a journalist at various major broadcasters including ITV News and Sky News.

Expertise Summary

My main areas of responsibility are:

  • Reputation management and profile raising
  • Editorial content (press releases, podcasts, films, blogs, award submissions, magazine features, etc)
  • Handling media enquiries (for print, online, broadcast news, features and documentaries)
  • Staff training (engaging with the media, writing and pitching opinion pieces, broadcast interview skills, etc)

Media Relations - External Relations

The University of Nottingham
YANG Fujia Building
Jubilee Campus
Wollaton Road
Nottingham, NG8 1BB

telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 5798