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Senior Management Team

Prof Francis Campbell francis-campbell


Prof John Charmley john-charmley

Pro Vice-Chancellor -
Academic Strategy

Rt Hon Ruth Kelly ruth-kelly-15

Pro Vice-Chancellor - 
Research and Enterprise

photo-unavailablePaul Bridge

Pro Vice-Chancellor -
Global Engagement


Simon Williams

University Secretary

Jo Blunden jo-blunden-15

Chief Operating Officer

Academic Strategy Team

Prof Symeon Dagkas symeon-dagkas

Dean of Faculty -
Sport, Health and Applied Science

Prof Anna Lise Gordon ann-lise-gordon

Director of ​Institute of Education

adam-longcroftDr Adam Longcroft

Dean of Learning and Teaching

jacob-phillipsDr Jacob Phillips

Head of ​Institute of Theology

philip-boothProf Philip Booth

Dean of Faculty -
Education, Humanities and Social Sciences

Global Engagement Team

photo-unavailableSarah Gibb

Head of admissions

photo-unavailableRichard Prescott

Director of Communications, PR and Marketing

Research and Enterprise Team

julian-smythJulian Smyth

Director of Development

jenny-wilottJenny Willott

Director of Enterprise and Innovation

Yasmina Mallam-Hassamphoto-unavailable

Head of Employability Services

Operating Team 

chris-pagetChris Paget

Director of Estates and Campus Services

sammy-massiahSamuel Massiah

Chief Information Officer

photo-unavailable Fiona Hnatow

HR Director

sue-whitamSue Whitham

Head of Student Services


photo-unavailableCanon Peter Newby



Governance team

richard-solomanRichard Solomon

Chief Financial Officer

photo-unavailable Liz Bell

Director of Strategic Planning


photo-unavailableAndrew Browning

Clerk to the Board of Governors & Legal Counsel