Registrar's Department

Honorary Appointments

Guidelines for Honorary Appointments (formerly Special Appointments)


  1. Honorary Professor and Honorary Fellow appointments are supported by the Governance Team on behalf of the Registrar.  Appointment of Honorary Associate Professors are dealt with through the Schools.

Full details of the scheme are set out in the Guidelines.

The 2023 round for Honorary Appointment applications for the titles of Honorary Professor and Honorary Fellow is now


A list of the University’s current Honorary Appointments can be found here.

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