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Vice-Chancellor's Office

The Vice-Chancellor and President is the University’s Chief Executive. As Vice-Chancellor Charlie Jeffery is the University's most senior academic and administrative officer.

Vice-Chancellor and President's Office

Professor Charlie Jeffery, Vice-Chancellor and President

PA to the Vice-Chancellor and President: Iwona Lever

Senior Executive Officer: Rebecca Christou,, +44 (0)1904 323697

Office Manager: Julie Sugden,, +44 (0)1904 322926

Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Provost's Office

Professor Ken Badcock, Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Provost

PA: Caroline Kennan,, +44 (0)1904 323481

Honorary titles information

Pro-Vice-Chancellors' Office

Professor Tracy Lightfoot, Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Teaching, Learning and Students)

Professor Steve King, Associate Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Teaching, Learning and Students)

EA: Kate Huxley,

Project Officer: Ruth Hale,, +44 (0)1904 326622

Professor Matthias Ruth, Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research)

Professor Sarah Thompson, Associate Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research)

EA: Polly Salter,, +44 (0)1904 328136

Project Officer: Kate Ball, +44 (0)1904 322122

Professor Kiran Trehan, Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Enterprise, Partnerships and Engagement)

EA: Gemma Newton,,

Project Officer: Jayne Blizzard,, +44 (0)1904 323806

Professor Ambrose Field, Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Global Strategy)

EA: Gemma Powell,, +44 (0)1904 325190

Chancellor's Office

Dr Heather Melville OBE, Chancellor 

EA: Julie Sugden,, +44 (0)1904 322926

York Graduate Research School (YGRS)

Professor Kathryn Arnold, Dean of YGRS

YGRS Project Officer: James Parker, 

YGRS Administrator:  Hannah Smallpage-Hurst, 

PGR Marketing & Recruitment Officer - Jenny Gonzalez Hogg, 

YGRS Project Co-ordinator - Zaynab Seedat, 

YCEDE Project Manager: Raj Mann,, +44 (0)1904 323747 

YCEDE Project Co-ordinator: Jack Harris, 

Governance and Assurance Office

Adam Hewitt, Interim University Secretary

Deputy University Secretary: Dr Richard Harrison, 

Senior Governance Officer: Dr Philip Evans,, +44 (0)1904 324031

Senior Governance Officer: Dr Alice Wakely,, +44 (0)1904 326544

Governance and Regulations Officer: Gill Gibbins,, +44 (0)1904 322080

G&A Administrator: Hannah Smallpage-Hurst,, +44 (0)1904 324439

Chief Operating Officer's Office

Dr Joss Ivory, Chief Operating Officer

PA: Sarah Grice,,+44 (0)1904 324861

Executive Officer: Kathryn Hague,, +44 (0)1904 321122