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Executive Board

The Executive Board plays a crucial role in developing and implementing the university’s strategy and plans.

The Executive Board is chaired by Vice-Chancellor Professor Dominic Shellard and is comprised of:

  • The Vice-Chancellor
  • The Deputy Vice-Chancellor
  • Four Faculty Pro Vice-Chancellor/Deans
  • The Pro Vice-Chancellors (Academic; Enterprise; Research; and Strategic and International Partnerships)
  • The Chief Operating Officer
  • The Associate Chief Operating Officer and Executive Director of Student and Academic Services
  • The Associate Chief Operating Officer and Executive Director of Marketing and Communications
  • The Vice-Chancellor’s Chief of Staff
  • The Executive Director of Finance
  • The Executive Director of People and Organisational Development

Executive Board membership:

Professor Dominic Shellard, Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive

Professor Andy Collop, Deputy Vice-Chancellor

Professor Alison Honour, Pro Vice-Chancellor/Dean of Arts, Design and Humanities

Professor Dana Brown, Pro Vice-Chancellor/Dean of Business and Law and Pro Vice-Chancellor (Enterprise)

Dr Simon Oldroyd, Pro Vice-Chancellor/Dean of Health and Life Sciences

Professor David Mba, Pro Vice-Chancellor/Dean of Technology

Professor Jackie Labbe, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Academic)

Professor Nigel Wright, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research)

Mr James Gardner, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Strategic and International Partnerships)

Mr Ben Browne, Chief Operating Officer

Mrs Joanne Cooke, Associate Chief Operating Officer and Executive Director of Student and Academic Services

Mrs Melanie Fowler, Associate Chief Operating Officer and Executive Director of Marketing and Communications

Mr Simon Ambrose, Vice-Chancellor's Chief of Staff

Ms Michèle Holden, Acting Executive Director of Finance

Ms Sarah Setchell, Executive Director of People and Organisational Development

 
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