University Executive Board

Terms of Reference

  • To direct the affairs of the University on behalf of Council and Senate; except in those instances where decision-making has been specifically and explicitly reserved by Council to itself or to one of its committees.
  • To keep the University's Strategic Plan under review and monitor progress towards it.
  • To engage with the changing environment affecting the University to inform strategic decision making.
  • To support and direct the activities of senior academic and professional service leaders in delivering University strategy.
  • To be responsible for the management and mitigation of identified enterprise level risks facing the University. 
  • To support the Vice-Chancellor in carrying out his or her duties as set out in Statutes, Ordinances and Regulations. 


President and Vice-Chancellor (Chair): Professor Shearer West
Provost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor: Professor Andy Long
Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Provost, University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus: Professor Graham Kendall
Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Education and Student Experience: Professor Sarah O'Hara
Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Interim Provost, University of Nottingham Ningbo Campus: Professor Nick Miles
Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Research and Knowledge Exchange: Professor Dame Jessica Corner
Interim Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Global Engagement: Professor Robert Mokaya
Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences: Professor John Atherton
Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Faculty of Arts: Professor Jeremy Gregory
Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Faculty of Social Sciences: Professor Todd Landman
Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Faculty of Engineering: Professor Sam Kingman
Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Faculty of Science: Professor Kevin Shakesheff
Registrar: Dr Paul Greatrix
Director of Human Resources: Jaspal Kaur
Chief Financial Officer: Margaret Monckton
Chief Digital Officer: David Hill

Secretary: Rowena Hall (Head of Governance and Quality)

(membership updated February 2019) 

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