Honorary Degrees Committee

University of Bristol Honorary Degrees Committee




Vice-Chancellor and President (Chair)

Professor Hugh Brady

The Chair of the Board of Trustees (Vice Chair)

Mr Jack Boyer


Sir Paul Nurse




Professor Richard Hodder-Williams

Pro Chancellor

Mrs Mary Prior

Deputy Vice-Chancellor & Provost

Professor Judith Squires

Pro Vice-Chancellor

Professor Tansy Jessop

Pro Vice-Chancellor

Professor Paddy Ireland

Pro Vice-Chancellor

Professor Tim Peters

Pro Vice-Chancellor

Professor John Iredale

Pro Vice-Chancellor

Professor Erik Lithander

Pro Vice-Chancellor 

Professor Sarah Purdy

Dean of Arts

Professor Karla Pollmann

Dean of Engineering

Professor Ian Bond

Dean of Life Sciences

Professor Jeremy Tavare

Dean of Health Sciences

Professor Jane Norman

Dean of Science

Professor Jens Marklof

Dean of Social Sciences and Law

Professor Simon Tormey


Ms Lucinda Parr

A Sabbatical Officer of the Students' Union


Lay member of the Board of Trustees

Dr Moira Hamlin

In attendance

Terms of Reference

For the terms of reference of the University of Bristol Honorary Degrees Committee, please refer to the Terms of Reference for Committees of the Board of Trustees (PDF, 958kB)

Meeting dates 2019/20

Tuesday 10 March 2020

Committee Secretary

Helen Cole(0117) 42 83171