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Research Profile

  • Nick is Executive Officer in the Office of the Vice Chancellor. In this role, Nick works with the Vice Chancellor, Deputy Vice Chancellor and Chief Operating Officer to support a range of activities including acting as the University representative on the Northamptonshire Armed Forces Covenant group. 

    In his former role at Northampton, Nick supported the University award ceremonies, certification and conferment processes and was previously a member of Northampton’s quality team, supporting external examining and external scrutiny at the University.

    Nick has also worked at The Open University – where he worked as a member of a team funded by HEFCE supporting nationally-funded teaching and learning projects and schemes. He has also worked at Sheffield Hallam University, where he worked as an Administrative Assistant within an academic unit.

    Nick is one of the two Joint Midlands Regional Co-ordinators for the Association of University Administrators (AUA), a graduate of the AUA PgCert, an active PgCert mentor and is a former Chair of the PgCert Board of Study and a former AUA Trustee. Nick is currently a Governor of Northampton High School having previously been a Governor of the Daventry UTC and The Grange School (Primary), Daventry.  

  • For publications, projects, datasets, research interests and activities, view Nick Allen’s research profile on Pure, the University of Northampton’s Research Explorer.