Personal profile


Helena Hammond is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Dance.


BA, MA, DPhil (Oxon)

Professional affiliations

  • Executive Committee, Society for Dance Research, 2004-2018
  • Editorial board, The Korean Journal of Dance Studies
  • Editorial advisory board, Platform (Royal Holloway University of London Performance Studies Journal)
  • Executive Committee, British Australian Studies Association 2007-11 and 2011 onwards, as Trustee of the Lincoln-Australia Bicentennial Trust
  • Society for Dance Research
  • Society of Dance History Scholars
  • Fellow, Higher Education Academy (FHEA)

Consultancy work

  • External panel member (subject knowledge specialist), BA/MA Programmes Periodic Review, Central School of Ballet, Conservatoire of Dance and Drama, validated by the University of Kent, June 2017
  • External grant assessor, Leverhulme Trust, September 2011
  • External Assessor, Research Grant Scheme, German Academic Advisory Service (DAAD), April 2010
  • Invited member of procedural review, BA Dance Theatre Degree, Laban (London), 2006