Office of the Vice-Chancellor

Vice-Chancellor Professor Kathryn Mitchell
Vice-Chancellor Professor Kathryn Mitchell

Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive

Professor Kathryn Mitchell

Vice-Chancellor's Executive

Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Finance Director
Hari Punchihewa

Pro Vice-Chancellor for External Affairs
Professor Judith Lamie

Provost (Academic)
Professor Malcolm Todd 

Pro Vice-Chancellor for Research and Innovation
Professor Nikolaos Antonopoulos 

University Secretary and Registrar
June Hughes

Extended Vice-Chancellor's Executive

PVC Dean, College of Arts, Humanities and Education
Professor Keith McLay

PVC Dean, College of Business, Law and Social Sciences
Professor Kamil Omoteso

PVC Dean, College of Engineering and Technology
Professor Warren Manning 

PVC Dean, College of Health and Social Care
Dr Paula Holt

PVC Dean, College of Life and Natural Sciences
Dr Chris Bussell

Associate Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Teaching, Learning & Academic Governance)
Dr Ruth Ayres

Directors of Services

Financial Controller/Deputy Finance Director
Rob Lloyd

Director of IT Services
Neil Williams

Director of Corporate Planning and Performance
Russ Langley

Director of University of Derby Online Learning
Julie Stone

Principal of Buxton and Leek College
Len Tildsley

Director of Strategic Projects
Dr Peter Dewhurst

Head of Estates/Property
Paul Ruane 

Interim HR Director
Peter Mitchell

Academic Registrar
Richard Irons 

Dean of Students
Dr John Francis