Meet our team

Our team is continuing to grow as we work towards September 2025. 

Leadership Team  

Head of School – Mary Morrell  

Deputy Head of School – Martin Lupton  

Head of Operations – Chris Harris  


Academic Team  

Head CSPP & Placements – Karen Frame  

Interim Head of Medical Sciences & Assessments – Andrew Childs  

Interim Lead for Curriculum Development & Evaluation – Lesa Kearney 

Interim Head of Professional Development and Tutoring – Vassilios Papalois 

Lead for Admissions, Inclusivity,  Outreach – Sohag Saleh  

Subject Development Lead: Anatomy – Lydia Boynton 

Primary Care Placements Officer – Benny Gilhooley

Team Interviews

Join Our Team

The Pears Cumbria School of Medical is a team of collaborative, innovative Academics, Professional Staff and Partners who enjoy contributing to our dynamic collaboration. We’ve come together from many different backgrounds, united by our passion for working critically and with curiosity, integrity and camaraderie.


We will be recruiting throughout 2023 – 2025 as we work towards opening to students in September 2025. Please visit Cumbria and Imperial Job sites to sign up for notifications for new postings or email us for any enquiries.

Current Adverts

PCSM Placement Officer

Find out more about this role on the Cumbria Job Site


Applications close 08/3/24