Murphy Farrell

Communications Assistant

Murphy is the USF’s Communications Assistant, responsible for web content, social media, and other digital communications around our grants. Murphy has helped dozens of USF Fellows and grant holders to write accessibly about their USF-funded research. They came to the USF after six years in their role with the Urban Studies Journal, organising the Pre-Production process and preparing manuscript submissions for the Publisher.

Murphy has an MA in English Literature and Issues in Modern Culture from University College London, and is currently working towards a PhD on sapphic modernisms at the University of Glasgow. They worked as an Editorial Assistant and Assistant Editor on the Books team at SAGE Publishing for two years, and are a freelance copywriter, proofreader and editor based in Scotland.