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Parsons Announces New Dean of Fashion

Parsons Announces New Dean of Fashion

Sustainability and social responsibility are key components of Parsons’ mission. And now, the groundbreaking design school has a new leader to help carry it out. Burak Cakmak was recently named the new dean of fashion at[...]

UBC names new Vice President, Finance

UBC names new Vice President, Finance

The University of British Columbia’s Board of Governors has approved the appointment of Andrew Simpson as the new vice president, finance. He will begin the role June 22. Simpson has 25 years of experience as a senior executive leading the finance and operations portfolios [...]

Durham University appoints new Vice-Chancellor and Warden

Durham University appoints new Vice-Chancellor and Warden

Durham University has appointed its new Vice-Chancellor and Warden following an extensive appointment process. Professor Stuart Corbridge, currently Deputy Director and Provost at the London School of Economics and [...]

Perrett Laver working with University of Warwick on the appointment of the Vice-Chancellor

Perrett Laver working with University of Warwick on the appointment of the Vice-Chancellor

Perrett Laver is delighted to be working with the University of Warwick to appoint the successor to Professor Sir Nigel Thrift FBA. Following on from an [...]

Perrett Laver working with Vlerick Business School on the appointment of the Dean

Perrett Laver working with Vlerick Business School on the appointment of the Dean

Vlerick Business School is the oldest business and management school in Europe. Founded in 1953 by the renowned academic, entrepreneur and politician, Professor André Vlerick. Vlerick Business School has been leading innovation in business for well over half a century.  As the management school of Belgium’s [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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