The University Executive Board

The University Executive Board (UEB) is responsible for advising the University Leadership Team (ULT) on key issues, challenges and opportunities. The Board 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.

The University Executive Board Terms of Reference

UEB members

President and Vice-Chancellor
Professor Paul Boyle

Provost
Professor Mark Peel

Registrar and Chief Operating Officer
Dave Hall

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

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

Deputy Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Equality and Diversity)
Kate Williams

Director of Finance
Martyn Riddleston

Academic Registrar
Geoff Green

Director of HR
Kate Bradley

Chief Marketing and Engagement Officer
Margot Burke

Director of Estates
Brita Sread

Director of IT
Liz Bailey

Graduate Dean
Professor Helen Atkinson (interim)

President Students’ Union
Amy Moran

University Librarian
Caroline Taylor

Director of Research and Enterprise
Pauline Muya (acting)

College Directors of Operations

  • Dawn Kemp (College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology)
  • Ruth Daly (College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities)
  • Penny Jackson (College of Science and Engineering)

Heads of Departments
Current List

Academic and Research Directors

  • Professor Andrew Fry (Research Director, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology)
  • Dr Bob Norman (Academic Director, College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology)
  • Professor Lisanne Gibson (Research Director, College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities)
  • Dr Roger Dickinson (Academic Director, College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities)
  • Professor Mark Purnell, (Research Director, College of Science and Engineering)
  • TBC (Academic Director, College of Science and Engineering)