Membership 2018-19

President and Vice-Chancellor

  • Professor P Boyle (Chair)

Deputy Vice-Chancellor

  • Professor E Burke (Vice-Chair)

Pro-Vice-Chancellors

  • Professor MA Barstow (Strategic Science)
  • Professor I Gillespie  (Research and Enterprise)
  • Professor J J A Scott (Student Experience)

Pro-Vice-Chancellors/Heads of College

  • Professor P Baker (Life Sciences)
  • Professor H O'Connor (Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities) (interim)
  • Professor P Monks (Science and Engineering)

Director of the Doctoral College

  • Professor D Lambert

University Librarian

  • Ms C Taylor

The Director of IT Services

  • Mrs L Bailey

The Director of Student Life

  • Mr R Fryer

Heads of Department

Name  Department/School Term
Professor N Armstrong Health Sciences 2018-2022
Professor N Chakraborti  Criminology 2016-2019
Professor J Challiss Molecular and Cell Biology 2017-2021
Professor J Chambers
Engineering 2017-2021
Professor D Cousins Infection, Immunity and Inflammation 2018
Professor S Davies Geography, Geology and the Environment  2017-2021
Professor F Du Bois
Leicester Law School 2018-2021
Professor S Dudley Museum Studies  2017-2021 
Professor A Ellis Chemistry 2016-2020
Professor I Forsythe Neuroscience, Psychology and Behaviour
2017-2021
Professor S Garrett Mathematics 2018
Professor A Goodall Genetics and Genome Biology 2017-2019
Professor R Griffiths Education 2016-2020
Professor M Halliwell  Arts 2017-2020
Professor K Harris Allied Health Professions 2018-2019
Professor R Heckel  Informatics 2014-2018
Dr C Hewitt
Biological Sciences
2017-2021
Professor R Holland Leicester Medical School 2017-
Professor J Hughes Media, Communication and Sociology 2017-2019
Professor G Lewis History, Politics and International Relations 2018-2020
Professor P Lunt Business 2018-2019
Professor D Mattingly Archaeology and Ancient History 2016-2019
Dr J Prados Psychology 2017-2021
Professor T Robinson  Cardiovascular Sciences 2016-2020
Professor G Wynn Physics and Astronomy 2018-2022

Nominated members

College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities

Professor R Dickinson  Media, Communication and Sociology 2015-2018 
Dr L Gibson Museum Studies 2016-2019

College of Science and Engineering

Dr S Handa Chemistry 2018-2021
Professor M Purnell Geology 2016-2019

College of Life Sciences

Professor A Fry  Molecular and Cell Biology 2016-2019
Professor A Thomas Genetics and Genome Biology 2017-2020

Other nominated members

  • Professor R Norman, Leicester Medical School (2011-2020)
  • Dr K Williams, Deputy PVC Equality and Diversity (2016–2018)

Student members

  • President of the Students' Union
  • A Sabbatical Officer of the Students' Union

Secretariat

  • Secretary: Academic Registrar
  • Assistant Secretary: Andrew Petersen, Quality Office