Key people at the University of Hertfordshire

Running the University

The day-to-day running of the University is the responsibility of the Vice-Chancellor, our Chief Executive and Academic Head. Professor Quintin McKellar has been the Vice-Chancellor of the University since the 4 January 2011.

Other key staff are listed on this page. The members of the Office of the Vice-Chancellor are the senior officers of the University who are appointees of the Board of Governors.

Key staff

Key people at the University
TitleName PA/EA contact details
Vice-Chancellor Professor Quintin McKellar Kate Singer
+44 (0)1707 284031
Secretary and RegistrarSharon Harrison-Barker Lisa Toon
+44 (0)1707 284032 
Group Finance DirectorAlistair Moffat n/a
+44 (0)1707 284099       
Deputy Vice-ChancellorProfessor Julie Newlan Margaret Phillips
+44 (0)1707 284981
Pro Vice-Chancellor
(Education and Student Experience)
Dr Mairi Watson Tina Pruden
+44 (0)1707 285602 
Pro Vice-Chancellor
(Research and International)
Professor John Senior Jill Hollinshead
+44 (0)1707 284301 
Executive Director for Business, International, Marketing and RecruitmentJo StuartOli Ash
Academic Registrar Julie Kelly+44 (0)1707 286402 
Chief Information Officer (interim) David Gillardn/a
+44 (0)1707 284535
Director of Human ResourcesChizoma Okaro Melanie White
+44 (0)1707 284931 
Head of Governance Services Jeffrey Hughes n/a
+44 (0)1707 285126
Receptionist OVC Receptiontel +44 (0)1707 284037 
fax +44 (0)1707 284046