School of Veterinary Medicine and Science


Simon Clifford

Head of Operations/Technical and Facilities Manager, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences


  • workRoom A09A Veterinary Clinical Building
    Sutton Bonington Campus
    Sutton Bonington
    LE12 5RD
  • work0115 951 6456
  • fax0115 951 6440


Following 4 years in Acute Mammalian Toxicology and a 7 year spell carrying out research in Parasite Immunogenetics, Simon joined the Vet School as Senior Teaching Technician in 2006.

Expertise Summary

Simon Clifford is Technical and Facilities Manager responsible for the management of all school technical staff along with responsibility for the management and development of teaching and research facilities. Simon has day to day management responsibilities for the schools animal facilities and sits on the school safety committee as Safety Officer for clinical teaching and Fire Officer for the Clinical Building. Simon also sits on the Learning Community Forum and the Sutton Bonington Campus Amenities Committee.

In 2012 Simon was awarded the prestigious University of Nottingham Lord Dearing Award for his "Outstanding contribution to the development of teaching and student learning"

Following a 14 month spell as Acting School Manager in 2012/13, Simon was promoted in 2014 to TS5; the highest level of technical support within the university. Following another spell as School Manager in 2016/17 Simon became Technical and Facilities Manager.

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School of Veterinary Medicine and Science

University of Nottingham
Sutton Bonington Campus
Leicestershire, LE12 5RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 951 6116
fax: +44 (0)115 951 6415