The University is sad to announce the death of Dr Jim Caunt

It is with great sadness that we confirm the sudden death last Friday of our colleague, and friend to many, Dr Jim Caunt, Lecturer in Biology & Biochemistry.

Details of the funeral arrangements will be announced in due course.

We know that Jim's death will affect colleagues and friends on campus and are offering a range of support to students and staff:

  • If you are a student, counselling support is available by emailing the Student Health & Wellbeing Team:
  • If you are a member of staff, counselling support is available from the Staff Counselling Service.
  • The Chaplaincy staff are happy to talk with anyone who has been affected, in total confidence. Please email or Nigel Rawlinson. During term time there is usually a chaplain available on week days from 10am till 5pm; please feel free to drop in for a chat.
  • More information about bereavement and loss can be found in the links in the left hand bar.

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