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Membership of Council

ex officio

Pro-Chancellor (Chairperson):
Lord Roger Liddle (to 31 July 2018)

Deputy Pro-Chancellors:
Mr John Hadfield (to 9 February 2016)
Professor John Garside (to 31 July 2017)

Professor Mark E. Smith

Deputy Vice-Chancellor:
Professor Andrew M. Atherton

President of the Students’ Union:
Ms Laura Clayson

Appointed by the Council of the City of Lancaster:

Mr Richard Newman-Thompson (to 14 May 2017)

Lay members:

Mr David Barron (to 21 March 2016)
Dr Ruth Boumphrey (to 31 July 2017)
Mr James R. Carr (to 31 July 2016)
Mr Francis Fitzherbert-Brockholes (to 9 February 2016)
Mr Laurence King (to 31 July 2016)
Rt Hon Baroness Pauline Neville-Jones DCMG (to 31 July 2017)
Mr Gary Parker (to 30 September 2015)
Professor Ella Ritchie (to 31 July 2017)
Mrs Valerie Young (to 31 July 2017)

Appointed by the Senate:

Dr Gavin Brown (to 31 July 2017)
Professor John O'Hanlon (to 31 July 2017)
Professor Chakravarthi Ram-Prasad (to 31 July 2015)
Dr Bron Szerszynski (to 31 July 2016)
Dr Jane Taylor (to 31 July 2015)

Appointed by the Non-Academic Staff:

Mr Eamon McLaughlin (to 31 July 2017)


Mr Colin Mang (to 30 June 2015)

In attendance:

Miss Fiona M. Aiken (University Secretary)
Mr Paul Boustead (Director of Human Resources)
Professor Steve Bradley (Pro-Vice-Chancellor (International))
Professor Amanda G. Chetwynd (Provost for Student Experience, Colleges and the Library)
Professor Stephen Decent (Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research))
Mr Stuart Franklin (Director of Communications and Marketing)
Professor Sharon R. A. Huttly (Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Education))
Ms Nicola C. Owen (Chief Administrative Officer)
Mrs Sarah Randall-Paley (Director of Finance)
Mr Mark Swindlehurst (Director of Facilities)

Secretary: Dr Hazel Hardie)

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