We are the Boundary Breakers. Find an Expert to cover a comprehensive selection of topics who is fully media-trained and happy to be used in print, radio or television. Start your search below and contact the team to discuss your needs.
It can be difficult to find the right expert to use in your story. This is where the University of Sunderland can help. Bringing together academics from a range of disciplines into one place we streamline the process and help you identify who you need.

Find Your Expert

If you see someone you think could be useful then contact our Communications Team who are happy to help. As well as each Expert being fully media trained many have content that is free to read and publish.
The University of Sunderland also has award winning media facilities, including radio and film studios, so even if you can’t make it to us, we can get the story to you.

Contact Us

Helen Franks

Helen Franks

Senior Communications Officer

(0191) 515 3276

helen.franks@sunderland.ac.uk

Paul Haustead

Paul Haustead

Media Officer

(0191) 515 3265

paul.haustead@sunderland.ac.uk

Jane Peverley

Jane Peverley

Corporate Communications Manager

(0191) 515 3219

jane.peverley@sunderland.ac.uk

Leigh Johnson

Leigh Johnson

Events and Marketing Officer

(0191) 515 3169

leigh.johnson@sunderland.ac.uk