Board of Governors

The Board of Governors plays a central role in the strategic development and overall performance of the University. It has ultimate responsibility for defining the institution’s mission, educational character, and future direction, and for overseeing progress against the University’s strategic plan.

The Board of Governors is established under legislation and the University’s Instrument and Articles of Government. As the governing body of the University, the Board is accountable for institutional activities, taking all final decisions on matters of fundamental concern within its remit.

As Chief Executive of the University, the Vice Chancellor is a member of the Board of Governors and is responsible for the executive management of the institution and for advising the Board on its strategic direction. The other 15 members of the Board include individuals with backgrounds in business, the professions, commerce, education, and the public and voluntary sectors. They are appointed on the basis of their understanding of and commitment to the vision and values of the University, enthusiasm about its development, the quality of their contributions to institutional governance and the independent and constructive advice that they can offer. The current members of the Board are:

Mr H Biddle (Chair)

Professor S Bailey

Dr Sarah Barrow (Staff Member)

Mr N Corner

Sir Graeme Davies

Ms Z Easey

Ms D Gilhespy

Mr N Gray

Mr N Herbert

Ms M Jackson

Professor Jean Ker

Ms D Lees CBE

Ms J Reeves

Miss Sammi Storey  (Student Member)

Professor M Stuart (Vice Chancellor)

Mr R Whetton

For Information concerning the Board of Governors please contact:

Lisa Baker
Officer to the Board of Governors
University of Lincoln
Brayford Pool
Lincoln
LN6 7TS

Telephone: +44 (0)1522 886665
Fax: +44 (0)1522 886146
lbaker@lincoln.ac.uk

Marina Fox
Officer to the Board of Governors
University of Lincoln
Brayford Pool
Lincoln
LN6 7TS

Telephone: +44 (0)1522 886690
Fax: +44 (0)1522 886146
mfox@lincoln.ac.uk