Senior Management appointments and updates

Senior Management appointments and updates

Professor Jane Harrington has been named as University of the of West England’s new Deputy Vice-Chancellor. Professor Harrington has been the Vice-Chair of the Association of Business Schools and will step down as a consequence of her move from the Executive Dean role at UWE. We’re incredibly grateful for her hard work and dedication to the work of the Association.

Dr Noel Burchell has taken the position of Pro Vice-Chancellor & Executive Dean role for UWE Business School.

Oxford Brookes has announced the appointment of Chris Blackburn as Pro Vice-Chancellor/Dean of the Faculty of Business.  Blackburn was previously the acting dean for the business school. 

Please see below for further appointment details:

  • School for Business and Society, Glasgow Caledonian University, Acting Dean: Professor John Lennon
  • College of Business, University of Derby, Acting Dean: Professor Margaret Bruce
  • Department of Business and Management, University of Sussex, Acting Head: Hans Van Der Heijden

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