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Meet the Board

The University Executive Board comprises the Vice-Chancellor and President, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Provost, the Pro-Vice-Chancellors, the Deans of Faculties and senior administrative officers within the University.

Members

 NamePortfolio 

Professor Charlie Jeffery
Vice-Chancellor and President

  • Vice-Chancellor and President

Professor Saul Tendler
Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Provost

  • Co-ordination and delivery of academic strategy and planning

Professor Matthias Ruth
Pro-Vice-Chancellor

  • Research
Professor Tracy Lightfoot 
Pro-Vice-Chancellor
  • Teaching, Learning and Students

Professor Kiran Trehan
Pro-Vice-Chancellor

  • Partnerships and Engagement

Professor Deborah Smith
Special Advisor to the Vice-Chancellor (Research)

  • Research

Professor Stuart Bell
Dean of the Faculty of the Social Sciences

  • Oversight of a wide range of activities relating to teaching and research developments across the Social Science departments
Professor Brian Fulton
Dean of the Faculty of the Sciences
  • Oversight of a wide range of activities relating to teaching and research developments across the Science Departments

Professor Ambrose Field
Dean of the Faculty of the Arts and Humanities

  • Oversight of a wide range of activities relating to teaching and research developments across the Arts & Humanities Departments

Jeremy Lindley
Finance Director

  • Financial affairs of the University and its subsidiary companies

Joss Ivory
Director of Human Resources

  • Acting Head of Professional Services
  • Human resources and professional development

Joan Concannon
Director of External Relations

  • Student Recruitment and Admissions, Marketing, Office of Philanthropic Partnerships and Alumni, Global Engagement, Events and Public Engagement, Media Relations, Centre for Lifelong Learning

Dr Wayne L Campbell
Academic Registrar

  • Student and Academic-facing services
  • Library and Archives
 

Rebekah Desport
Director of Planning

  • Planning
  • Business Intelligent Unit 
  • Risk Management
 

Stephen Talboys
Director of Technology, Estates and Facilities

  • Estates and Campus Services
  • Commercial Services
  • Information and Technology Services
 

In attendance

Name 

Dr Adam Dawkins
Head of Governance and Assurance

Rebecca Christou
Senior Executive Officer 

Gillian Gibbins
Governance and Regulation Officer