The Vice-Chancellor is the Chief Executive, appointed by the University Council, and is responsible for the organisation, direction and management of the University.

The University Leadership team consists of the Acting Vice-Chancellor, Chief Financial Officer, University Secretary & Registrar, Interim Executive Dean of Faculty of Arts, Society & Professional Studies, Executive Dean of Faculty of Education, and Director of Human Resources.

 

Peter ChildsProfessor Peter Childs 
Acting Vice Chancellor
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Andrea BolshawAndrea Bolshaw
University Secretary & Registrar
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Tony Sharma,
Chief Financial Officer

 

 

 

Lorraine Thomas

Dr Lorraine Thomas
Executive Dean, Faculty of Education
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Dr Paul Hartley
Interim Executive Dean,
Faculty of Arts, Society and Professional Studies

 

 

Giosi Birkett

Giosi Birkett
Director of Human Resources

 

 

 

Vice-Chancellor’s Office

The staff within the Vice-Chancellor’s office provide support to the Acting Vice-Chancellor, Chief Financial Officer and University Secretary & Registrar.

Pat Child

Pat Child
Senior Executive Assistant

 

 

 

Fiona Hickman

Fiona Hickman
Senior Executive Assistant

 

 

 

Pam Williams

Pam Williams
Senior Executive Assistant

 

 

 

Sarah Wattison
Senior Executive Assistant

 

 

 

Linda Barton

Linda Barton
Senior Executive Assistant

 

 

 

Marnie Davis Wood
Project, Policy and Governance Support Officer

 

 

 

Additional Contacts

Janis Hodgkins
Faculty of Arts, Society and Professional Studies Manager

 

 

 

Neil Porter

Neil Porter
Faculty of Education Manager

 

 

 

Sarah Downie

Sarah Downie
Human Resources PA/Administrator