Communications joins together the Press and Information Office, Photography Unit, Design Unit and Digital communications and is part of the External Relations Division.
Communications came into effect in 2007. It is headed by Adrian Thomas, Head of Communications and Public Affairs at LSE.
The Press and Information Office, on the third floor of Tower Three, has a strategic role in handling media relations, producing corporate publications, coordinating internal communications and brand protection and developing marketing activity. Daniel O'Connor is Head of the Press and Information Office.
The Design Unit, on the fourth floor of Tower Three, and provides the highest quality design for internal clients and some external customers. Claire Harrison is art director.
Head of Digital Communications is Stephen Emmott. Digital Communications is on the third floor of Tower Three and also comprises of the rich media producer and assistant, and the intranet editorial assistant.
The Web Services team has now transferred to IMT but remains co-located with Digital Communications in Tower 3. Web Services works with corporate divisions and academic departments, and research centres and groups to create the websites which make up the LSE website presence.
The Photography Unit is based within the Design Unit and is headed by School photographer Nigel Stead. He takes pictures of many LSE events and activities for LSE publications.
Communications also provides online video production. Contact the online video producer, Dr Jon Adams, firstname.lastname@example.org, 020 7955 6727.