The University Leadership Group

The University Leadership Group (ULG) is responsible for advising the Executive Board on key issues, challenges and opportunities. The ULG makes sure that decisions are informed by departmental and professional service area perspectives, providing a coherent distributed leadership team to support effective delivery of the University strategic plan.

ULG members

Acting Vice-Chancellor
Professor Edmund Burke

Registrar and Chief Operating Officer
Dave Hall

Pro-Vice-Chancellors
Professor Jon Scott (Student Experience)
Professor Iain Gillespie (Research and Enterprise)

Pro-Vice-Chancellors and Heads of College
Professor Paul Monks (Head of the College of Science and Engineering)
Professor Henrietta O'Connor (Head of the College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities)
Professor Philip Baker (Head of the College of Life Sciences)

Chief Financial Officer
Martyn Riddleston

Academic Registrar
Geoff Green

Director of HR
Kate Bradley

Chief Marketing and Engagement Officer
Kerry Law

Director of Estates
vacant

Director of IT
Liz Bailey

Director of Strategy, Marketing and Communications
Georgina Kelly

Doctoral College Director
Professor David Lambert

President Students’ Union
Amy Moran

University Librarian
Caroline Taylor

Director of Research and Enterprise
Grant Bourhill

College Directors of Operations

  • Rebecca Draper (College of Life Sciences)
  • Ruth Daly (College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities)
  • Penny Jackson (College of Science and Engineering)

Heads of Departments
Current list

Deans of Education and Deans of Research

  • Professor Andrew Fry (Dean of Research, College of Life Sciences)
  • Dr Bob Norman (Dean of Education, College of Life Sciences)
  • Professor Lisanne Gibson (Dean of Research, College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities)
  • Dr Liz Jones (Dean of Education, College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities)
  • Professor Mark Purnell (Dean of Research, College of Science and Engineering)
  • Dr Sandeep Handa (Dean of Education, College of Science and Engineering)