Public enquiries should be made to


  • Alison Sharman, Academic and Public Engagement Administrator, Toulmin Prize Co-Ordinator

Academic Staff

  • Dr Thomas A. McKean, Director, Lecturer in Ethnology and Folklore
    AB (Dartmouth), PhD (School of Scottish Studies/Department of Celtic, University of Edinburgh)
  • Dr Frances WilkinsSenior Lecturer in Ethnomusicology
    BA (SOAS, University of London), PhD (Elphinstone Institute, University of Aberdeen)
  • Nicolas Le Bigre, Lecturer in Ethnology and Folklore, Archives
    BA Hons (University of Toronto), MLitt (Elphinstone Institute, University of Aberdeen)

Public Engagement Staff