News / January 2015

Sarah Porter Waterbury named first Vice President (Advancement) at Imperial College London

Sarah Porter Waterbury named first Vice President (Advancement) at Imperial College London

Imperial College London has today announced Sarah Porter Waterbury as its first Vice President (Advancement), taking responsibility for a new Advancement function at the College, encompassing all aspects of alumni relations, events and development. She will take [...]

Professor Alistair Fitt to become the next Vice Chancellor of Oxford Brookes

Professor Alistair Fitt to become the next Vice Chancellor of Oxford Brookes

Oxford Brookes is today pleased to announce that Professor Alistair Fitt is to become the University’s new Vice Chancellor. Professor Fitt was appointed following a highly competitive recruitment process and will take on the role from 1 February 2015. This is further to [...]

New Chair of the Board of Governors Appointed at Falmouth University

New Chair of the Board of Governors Appointed at Falmouth University

Following formal approval by the Board of Governors, we are delighted to announce the appointment of Chris Pomfret as the New Chair of our Board. Chris has been Chair of the Cornwall & Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership ([...]

Professor Steven L Bernasek joins Yale-NUS as Science Divisional Director

Professor Steven L Bernasek joins Yale-NUS as Science Divisional Director

In July 2015, renowned chemist, Professor Steven L Bernasek, will join Yale-NUS College as the new Science Divisional Director. “I am very excited to be joining Yale-NUS, and honoured [...]

University of Hull, Appointment of the Director of Human Resources

University of Hull, Appointment of the Director of Human Resources

The University of Hull has a long heritage of academic excellence and a rich tradition.  Today it is a vibrant and forward-thinking institution, embedded in the region of Yorkshire and [...]

VSO recruits Tree Aid chief as new CEO

VSO recruits Tree Aid chief as new CEO

The international development organisation VSO announced the appointment today of Dr Philip Goodwin as chief executive. Goodwin is currently chief executive of Tree Aid, an international development organisation which uses trees to tackle poverty and environmental issues in dryland Africa. He [...]

New Dean for Faculty of Behavioural, Management and Social Sciences at the University of Twente

New Dean for Faculty of Behavioural, Management and Social Sciences at the University of Twente

With effect from 1 April 2015, the Executive Board at the University of Twente has appointed professor Theo Toonen as Dean of the Faculty of Behavioural, Management and Social Sciences ([...]