Nick Allen is Executive Officer in the Office of the Vice Chancellor. In this role, Nick works with the Vice Chancellor and Chief Operating Officer to support, among other activities, strategic planning and risk management processes. Nick has also been supporting the Waterside Campus project team. In his former role at the University, 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 was 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, a former Chair of the PgCert Board of Study and a former AUA Trustee.