The main email contact for CPD Services is cpdservices@abdn.ac.uk, and telephone +44(0)1224 272523.  Emails to this address can be seen by the whole team.


Nikki Pearce - Commercial and CPD Business Development Officer

Nikki heads up the CPD Services Unit and is responsible for the efficient running of the service. As well as policy development, Nikki's key roles include event management, budget development and providing advice on all aspects of CPD development throughout the University. She has 15 years experience in CPD development and delivery.

Tel: +44 (0)1224 273269
Email: n.pearce@abdn.ac.uk


Julie Dixon - CPD Business Development Officer

Julie joined the team in 2006 and is involved in all aspects of event-management. Julie previously worked within training development, delivery and assessment at OPITO, Protocol Skills and Aberdeen College.

Tel: +44 (0)1224 274237
Email: j.dixon@abdn.ac.uk


Diana Zee - CPD Business Development Officer

Diana joined the team in 2015 and is involved in all aspects of event-management. Diana has extensive project management experience, working in a wide range of organisations including the NHS.

Tel: +44 (0)1224 273416
Email: d.zee@abdn.ac.uk


Heather MacDonald - CPD Secretary

Heather comes from a finance background and is now responsible for providing secretarial support for all aspects of the unit's work.  She is particularly interested in providing event support.

Tel: +44 (0)1224 272523
Email: h.a.macdonald@abdn.ac.uk


Kim Linton - CPD Secretary

Kim comes from a finance background and is responsible for providing secretarial support for all aspects of the unit's work. She is also responsible for the secretarial and financial support for Consultancy and some aspects of Research and Innovation’s admin.

Tel: +44 (0)1224 273793
Email: kim.linton@abdn.ac.uk  


Gillian Cooper - CPD Secretary

Gillian is responsible for providing secretarial support for all aspects of the unit's work.  She comes from a banking and administration background having worked for Lloyds TSB and in the oil industry.

Tel: +44 (0)1224 272484
Email: gcooper@abdn.ac.uk