Current opportunities: Academic member of the Board of Trustees

The University is seeking one member of Academic Staff to join the Board of Trustees. Becoming an Academic Staff Trustee provides excellent experience of a vital leadership and governance role, and an opportunity to understand how the University governs itself.

Full details of core responsibilities and preferred skills and experience can be found in the Academic Trustee Person Specification 2018/19 (PDF, 82kB)

All members of the Board of Trustees are expected to act in accordance with the University’s Code of conduct for members of the Board of Trustees (PDF, 183kB)

For informal enquiries regarding these roles, please contact the University's Head of Governance, Ms Katy Gullon (

To apply, please send a short CV (no more than 2 pages) and personal statement (no more than 500 words) to by Wednesday 21 March 2018, 5pm.


Denis Burn, Chair of the Board of Trustees