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Professor Stephen Toope nominated as Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cambridge

Professor Stephen Toope nominated as Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cambridge

Today (26 September), international law scholar and university leader Professor Stephen Toope was nominated as Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cambridge. "I am thrilled to be returning to this great university. [...]

Staffordshire University is seeking four dynamic leaders

Staffordshire University is seeking four dynamic leaders

Universities are about enhancing life choices and transforming lives.We pride ourselves on recruiting students from diverse backgrounds and enabling them to shape their learning experience to suit their lifestyles and aspirations. We encourage our students to dare to be different, [...]

Professor Michael Driscoll Helms Taylor’s University as New VC and President

Professor Michael Driscoll Helms Taylor’s University as New VC and President

Taylor’s University has appointed Professor Michael Driscoll as its new Vice Chancellor (VC) and President. Formerly the longest serving Vice Chancellor in the United Kingdom (UK) at Middlesex University for 20 years, Driscoll brings with him extensive experience [...]

Edinburgh Business School enters new era with appointment of Executive Dean

Edinburgh Business School enters new era with appointment of Executive Dean

Edinburgh Business School, pioneer of the distance-learning MBA, enters a new era with appointment of Executive Dean. Edinburgh Business School, the Graduate School of Business of Heriot-Watt University, with campuses in Edinburgh, Dubai and Malaysia, has appointed an international businesswoman and human resource specialist to its top [...]

Australian Academy of Science announces new Chief Executive

Australian Academy of Science announces new Chief Executive

The Australian Academy of Science has announced the appointment of a new Chief Executive today, Anna-Maria Arabia. Following a distinguished career working in science advocacy, science policy, and with not-for-profits she will take up the [...]

Monash University appointment of Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Enterprise)

Monash University appointment of Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Enterprise)

Monash University has appointed Mr Ken Sloan as the inaugural Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Enterprise). The Monash appointment of Mr Sloan is the result of an extensive international and national search. Monash President and Vice-Chancellor, Professor Margaret Gardner AO, [...]

New Dean for the Faculty of Architecture Building and Planning

New Dean for the Faculty of Architecture Building and Planning

Professor Julie Willis has been appointed the new Dean of the Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning at the University of Melbourne. Acting Vice-Chancellor Professor Margaret Sheil said the University was thrilled to appoint Professor Willis to the role.[...]

New Chair of the OIA Board

New Chair of the OIA Board

The Office of the Independent Adjudicator for Higher Education (OIA) Board of Directors has appointed Dame Suzi Leather as Chair from 1 October 2016. Dame Suzi will succeed Ram Gidoomal CBE, whose [...]

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