Office of the Vice Chancellor

  • Vice Chancellor – Professor Nick Petford DSc
  • Chief Operating Officer – Terry Neville OBE
  • Executive Dean – Professor Ann Shelton Mayes
  • Director of Student and Academic Services – Jane Bunce

Also located within the Senate Building are the Clerk to the Board of Governors and the Clerk’s Office, and the OVC Support Team.

Clerk’s Office

Office of the Vice Chancellor Support Team

OVC shares the Senate Building with Jane Bunce’s Personal Assistant, Katie Sneddon and the Waterside Project Accountant, Donna Davidson.

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