Academic Board

The role and responsibilities of the Academic Board are set out in the Articles of Government.

The Academic Board Committee Structure gives detailed governance information.

Current membership

Academic Board membership
Vice-Chancellor who shall be Chairman of the BoardProfessor Quintin McKellar
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Vice-Chairman of the Board) Professor Mairi Watson
Secretary and Registrar who shall be Secretary to the Board Sharon Harrison-Barker
Pro Vice-ChancellorsDr Charmagne Barnes
Professor Wendy Wills
Four Deans of School, nominated by the Deans of School for terms of office of three yearsProfessor Daniel McCluskey
Professor Damian Ward
Professor Penny Carey
Academic Registrar Julie Kelly
Chief Information and Digital Officer David Gillard
Dean of Students Geri Ward
President of SU or one student nominated by the Trustees of the University of Hertfordshire Students’ UnionRohit Mahadevu
Two students nominated by the Student Representative CouncilHamnah Baig
Oluronke Oluwalere
Two members of the professional staff elected by the professional staffRoxanne Garara
Pam Lambert
Eight members of the academic staff elected by the academic staffAmanda Yip
Dr Carolyn Devereux
Associate Professor Martina Doolan
Joanna Rawska
Dr Joel Carlton
Dr Funlade Sunmola
Dr Amy Wells
Dr Luke Wood
One teacher nominated by the Academic Board to serve as a member of the Board of GovernorsDr Joel Carlton
Officers in attendance

Group Finance Director
Alistair Moffat

Director of Doctoral College
Dr Susan Grey

Director of Academic Quality Assurance 
Professor Frank Haddleton 

Director of Learning and Teaching
Professor Helen Barefoot

Director of Marketing and Communications
Karen Chater

Deputy Secretary and Registrar and Head of Corporate Services
Helen Davidson

Deputy Head of Governance Services (Clerk to the Board)

Linda Goodwin