Staff Profiles

Our Team

Our role as museum professionals is to help connect our collections and our audiences. We believe that interesting things happen at the point where collections and audiences meet, supported by staff knowledge and expertise. If you have a general enquiry please email or telephone 020 8411 5244 (we may not always be able to answer so please leave a message if necessary).

Head of Museum Collections: Zoe Hendon

Zoe-HendonZoë is responsible for the overall management of MoDA, and is the first point of contact for anyone wanting to discuss potential projects or loan of objects.
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Curator: Ana Baeza Ruiz


Ana is responsible for making the museum’s collections accessible to students, and for looking after researchers and members of the public in the Study Room.

Collections Manager: Sian Woodward

Sian Woodward

Sian manages the museum’s collections in store and record-keeping using the museum database. She also looks after matters relating to the website and digital ways of working. This is to ensure collections are accessible to students and visitors both in the Study Room and via online and digital media.
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Preventive Conservation Officer: Emma Shaw


Emma deals with matters to do with the physical condition of MoDA’s collections, including managing funded conservation projects and preparing objects for loan.
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Business Manager: Claire Isherwood


Claire manages MoDA’s licensing and picture library enquiries, and also deals with financial enquiries and payments.
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Collections Assistant


We are currently advertising for someone new to take up this post.

Please see full details on the Middlesex University Current Vacancies page.


Justin Piperger