News / November 2015

New Headmaster appointed at Trinity School of John Whitgift

New Headmaster appointed at Trinity School of John Whitgift

The Whitgift Foundation’s Court of Governors and Trinity School Committee are delighted to have appointed Alasdair Kennedy as the new Headmaster of Trinity School of John Whitgift. Alasdair is currently the [...]

University of Birmingham appoints first Pro-Vice-Chancellor to lead its international agenda

University of Birmingham appoints first Pro-Vice-Chancellor to lead its international agenda

The University of Birmingham is delighted to announce the appointment of Professor Robin Mason as its new Pro-Vice-Chancellor for International. Professor Mason joins from the University of Exeter where he is currently Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Executive Dean of the Business School. This is a significant [...]

Murray Pratt appointed Dean of Amsterdam University College

Murray Pratt appointed Dean of Amsterdam University College

The executive boards of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU Amsterdam) have appointed Professor Murray Pratt as the dean of Amsterdam University College (AUC). Pratt succeeds Acting Dean Dr Ramon Puras, and is [...]

Perrett Laver assisting University of Sussex in Vice-Chancellor Recruitment

Perrett Laver assisting University of Sussex in Vice-Chancellor Recruitment

The University’s Council has appointed the executive search company Perrett Laver to assist in the recruitment process for a new Vice-Chancellor. Specialising in identifying executive talent for education and research [...]

New Chair of Trustees appointed at Helen Bamber Foundation

New Chair of Trustees appointed at Helen Bamber Foundation

Charlotte Seymour-Smith has been appointed the new Chair of Trustees at the Helen Bamber Foundation. A former senior civil servant, Charlotte is an experienced board member and public appointee with a strong track record in making an effective contribution [...]

Next universities ombudsman appointed

Next universities ombudsman appointed

The Board of the Office of the Independent Adjudicator for Higher Education has announced that Judy Clements OBE has been appointed as the next Independent [...]