School of Veterinary Medicine and Science


Simon Clifford

Head of Operations SVMS/Head of Technical Services FMHS, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences


  • workRoom A09A Veterinary Clinical Building
    Sutton Bonington Campus
    Sutton Bonington
    LE12 5RD
  • work0115 951 6456
  • fax0115 951 6440


Simon Clifford is Head of Operations for Veterinary Medicine with specific responsibility for HR process, infrastructure strategy, research and business, and line management of senior technical staff. Simon is also Head of Technical Services for the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences with specific responsibility for the development of technical staff across the Faculty and the implementation of the Technical Commitment. Simon is also responsible for the management of Health and Safety across the Faculty

Expertise Summary

Simon is an experienced Chartered Manager and holder of an Executive MBA and Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership Practice

Coming from a technical background, Simon has a wealth of experience in both a teaching and research setting within Higher Education, as well as experience working in industry. Simon also has an excellent working knowledge of Health and Safety management and holds the NEBOSH Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety

In 2012 Simon was awarded the prestigious University of Nottingham Lord Dearing Award for his "Outstanding contribution to the development of teaching and student learning"

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School of Veterinary Medicine and Science

University of Nottingham
Sutton Bonington Campus
Leicestershire, LE12 5RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 951 6116
fax: +44 (0)115 951 6415