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Officers of the University


Ms Ruby Wax, OBE 

Pro Chancellors 

Jon Sopel  

Colin Smith 

Rear Admiral Philip Greenish, CBE, FIET  

Dame Veronica Sutherland, DBE, CMG 

President and Vice-Chancellor 

Professor Mark E Smith, CBE, FInstP 

Chair of Council 

Rear Admiral Philip Greenish, CBE, FIET 

Vice-Chair of Council 

Dame Judith Macgregor, DCMG, LVO 


Mr Stephen Young 

Senior Vice-President (Academic) 

Professor Phillip Wright 


Professor Deborah Gill (Education and Student Experience) 

Professor Mark Spearing (Research and Enterprise)  

Professor Jane Falkingham, CBE (Engagement and International) 

Professor Andrew Atherton (International and Engagement)  

Vice-President (Operations) 

Wendy Appleby  

Dean of Arts and Humanities 

Professor Paul Whittaker, RCA 

Dean of Engineering and Physical Sciences 

Professor Michael Butler 

Dean of Environmental and Life Sciences 

Professor Tamar Pincus  

Dean of Medicine 

Professor Diana Eccles, FRCP 

Dean of Social Sciences 

Professor Jo Swaffield

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