Dr Gover joined Merton as the College’s Senior Tutor, having held a number of roles within the University. She came to Oxford from a teaching post in Zoology at the University of Glasgow and first worked for two colleges (Wadham and Worcester) as their Academic Registrar and Tutor for Admissions. She was subsequently Senior Assistant Registrar for Education in the Social Sciences Division, working on education policy and standards with 14 departments. While in post, she also spent a period as interim Head of Administration and Finance for the Department of Politics and International Relations. Most recently, she has been Director of the University’s Student Fees and Funding team.