The Board of Governors is responsible for defining and upholding the overall character and mission of the university and the effective and efficient use of its resources.
There are 17 members of the board, appointed in accordance with the Instrument of Government. The board comprises eminent external individuals of national standing, members of university staff, a student representative and the Vice-Chancellor,who is also an ex-officio member of the board.
The Chairman of the Board of Governors has a specific role in leading the Board and ensuring that it operates effectively.
The Board of Governors appoints a clerk to act as secretary to the board. The Clerk to the Board of Governors has a key role to play in the operation and conduct of the board.
Any queries relating to the Board of Governors should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are not an employee of the university and are interested in becoming an independent governor at the university, please contact the Clerk to the Board to learn more about what opportunities currently exist for recruitment to the board.
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