We are Technical Excellence at Manchester (TEaM), a staff network group for people in technical career paths, whatever their job title may actually be. Our mission statement is as follows:

To raise the profile of technical staff, recognise their contribution to the University, and empower them to develop their careers.

We’ve also made a quick video talking about what we’re trying to achieve:

If you’d like to be on our distribution list, offer a tour of your workplace, or volunteer to help out at events, please let us know at technical.excellence@manchester.ac.uk.

The current steering group, local representatives and executive group members are as follows:

Steering GroupLocal RepresentativesExecutive Group
Rae Watkins (Chair)
Andrew Angus-Whiteoak (Secretary)
Geoff Blunt
John Moore
Sandra Taylor
Peter Koukoulas
Michael Hughes
Laura-Jane Williams
Lauren O'Hara
Alan Wardle
Natalie Parish
Alisha Quinn
Deborah Ashworth
Yvonne Duxbury
Colin Baines