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Constituency and membership of Court

  • Chancellor (Chair)
    • Professor Sir Malcolm Grant
  •  Pro-Chancellors
    • Mr Philip Carpenter
    • Mr Chris Thompson
  • Vice-Chancellor & President
    • Professor Charlie Jeffery
  • Deputy Vice-Chancellor & Provost
    • Professor Saul Tendler
  •  Pro-Vice-Chancellors
    • Professor Matthias Ruth
      (Research)
    • Professor Tracy Lightfoot
      (Teaching, Learning and Students)
    • Professor Kiran Trehan
      (Partnership and Engagement)
  • Chair of Council
    • Ms Denise Jagger (until July 2022)
  • Treasurer
    • Mr Chris Thompson (until July 2022)
  • Lord Mayor of York
    • Councillor Janet Looker (until May 2021)
  • Lord Archbishop of York
    • The Most Revd. Stephen Cottrell
  • Dean of York
    • The Right Revd. Dr Jonathan Frost
  • Member of parliament for York Central
    • Ms Rachael Maskell
  • Member of parliament for York Outer 
    • Mr Julian Sturdy 
  • Lord Lieutenant: East Riding of Yorkshire
    • The Hon. Mr James Dick
  • Lord Lieutenant: North Yorkshire
    • Mrs Johanna Ropner
  • Chair of the North Yorkshire County Council
    • County Cllr. Jim Clarke
  • Chair of the NYCC Education and Library Services Committee (or equivalent)
    • County Councillor Janet Sanderson
  • Chair of the City of York Education Committee (or equivalent)
    • Cllr. Keith Orrell
  • Nine members of the Senate, elected by the Senate
    • Professor Dunstan Brown (until July 2021)
    • Professor Duncan Bruce (until July 2021)
    • Professor Mike Burton (until July 2021)
    • Professor Paul Johnson (until July 2021)
    • Professor Tom Stoneham (until July 2021)
    • Professor Nicky Milner (until July 2022)
    • Professor Jo Swaffield (until July 2022)
    • vacancy
    • vacancy
  • One person appointed by the Headmasters' and Headmistresses' Conference
    • Mr Andrew Fleck
  • One person appointed by the Association of School and College Leaders (ASCL)
    • tbc
  • One person appointed by the British Academy
    • Dr James Binns (until July 2021)
  • Such other persons as may be appointed by the Council
    • Ms Sue Symington (until July 2021)
    • Professor Nicola Spence (until July 2021)
    • Mr Darrell Buttery (until July 2021)
    • Dr Kenneth Dixon (until July 2021)
    • Mr Michael Galloway (until July 2021)
    • Mr Michael Grills (until July 2021)
    • Baroness Angela Harris (until July 2021)
    • Mr David Kenworthy (until July 2021)
    • Cllr. Carol Runciman (until July 2021)
    • Mr Andrew Scott (until July 2021)
    • Mr Mark Sessions (until July 2021)
    • Mrs Elizabeth Shields (until July 2021)
    • Mr Deian Tecwyn (until July 2021)
    • Dr Delma Tomlin (until July 2021)
    • Sir Michael Carlisle (until July 2021)
    • Dr Robert Brech (until July 2021)
    • Mr David Rymer (until July 2021)
    • Mr Richard Watson (until July 2021)
    • Mr William Nabarro (until July 2021)
    • Sir Christopher O'Donnell (until 2022)
    • Mrs Jenny McAleese (until 2022)
    • Revd. Rachel Benson (until July 2022)
    • Mr Lindsay Mackinlay (until July 2022)
    • Mr Graham Millar (until July 2022)
    • Ms Charlotte Milligan (until July 2022)
    • Mr David Rayner (until July 2022)
    • Dr Barbara Scott (until July 2022)
    • Mr Michael Sturge (until July 2022)
    • Lord Richard Best (until July 2022)
    • Professor Sir Ron Cooke (until July 2023)
    • Dr Gordon Horsfield (until July 2023)
    • Dr Paul Shepherd (until July 2023)
    • Mr John Tomsett (until July 2024)
    • Ms Sue Palmer (until July 2024)
    • Mr Rob McLoughlin (until July 2024)
    • Mrs Francesca Horsfield (until July 2024)
    • Mrs Maureen Vevers (until July 2024)
    • Mr David Dickson (until July 2024)
    • Mr Colin Philpott (until July 2025)
    • Ms Danielle Walker-Palmour (until July 2025)
    • Mr Ashley Burgess (until July 2025)
    • Ms Helen Dobson (until July 2025)
    • Mr Brian Greenwood (until July 2025)
    • Lord Jopling (until July 2025)
    • Ms Maureen Loffill (until July 2025)
    • Professor Alan Suggett (until July 2025)
    • Mr Peter Vaughan (until July 2025)
    • Mr Graham Wilford (until July 2025)
    • Mrs Susan Joyce (until July 2025) 
    • Dr Christine Kirk (until July 2025)
    • Mr David Foster (until July 2025)
    • His Honour Judge Stephen Ashurst (until July 2025)
    • Ms Claire Wesley (until July 2025)
    • Mr Patrick Shepherd (until July 2025) 
    • Mrs Kate Payne (until July 2025)
    • Mr Howard Bryan (until July 2025)
    • Dr June Hargreaves (until July 2025)
    • Lord Crathorne (until July 2025)
    • Mrs Lesley Wild (until July 2025)
  • Dr Purnur Altay (until July 2021)
    President of the Graduate Students' Association (GSA)
  • Mr Patrick O'Donnell (until July 2021)
    President of the University of York Students' Union (YUSU)

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