About the University of Leicester

Director of Human Resources

Emma Stevens

Emma was appointed to the post of Director of Human Resources in April 2020, having previously undertaken the role of Deputy Director of Human Resources since October 2015. Prior to that Emma worked in the NHS in a number of roles including at director level.

Emma is a member of the Senior Leadership Team (SLT) and attends the University Executive Board on a regular basis. Emma is responsible for leading the Division of Human Resources and the implementation of the Human Resources Strategy. More recently, Emma has led the University’s staff response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Personal Assistant to the Director of Human Resources

Lisa Hallam

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