Our organisation

Office of the Vice-Chancellor

Chancellor Lord Burlington

Chancellor:
Lord William Burlington

Chris Hughes

Pro Chancellor & Chair of Governing Council:
Chris Hughes

Professor Kathryn Mitchell

Vice-Chancellor & Chief Executive:
Professor Kathryn Mitchell

Vice-Chancellor's Executive

Hari Punchihewa

Deputy Chief Executive Officer & Finance Director:
Hari Punchihewa

Judith Lamie

Pro Vice-Chancellor for External Affairs:
Professor Judith Lamie

Malcolm Todd

Pro Vice-Chancellor for Student Experience:
Professor Malcolm Todd

Professor Nikolaos Antonopoulos

Pro Vice-Chancellor for Research & Innovation:
Professor Nikolaos Antonopoulos

June Hughes

University Secretary & Registrar:
June Hughes

Extended Vice-Chancellor's Executive

Keith McLay

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

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PVC Dean of the College of Business, Law and Social Sciences:
Starting June 2018

Warren Manning

PVC Dean, College of Engineering and Technology:
Professor Warren Manning

Dr Paula Holt

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

Dr Chris Bussell

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

Dr Ruth Ayres

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

Directors of Services

Rob Lloyd

Financial Controller/Deputy Finance Director:
Rob Lloyd

Neil Williams

Director of IT Services:
Neil Williams

Russ Langley

Director of Corporate Planning & Performance:
Russ Langley

Julie Stone

Director of University of Derby Online Learning:
Julie Stone

Len Tildsley

Principal of Buxton and Leek College:
Len Tildsley

Peter Dewhurst

Director of Strategic Projects:
Dr Peter Dewhurst

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Head of Estates/Property:
Paul Ruane

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Interim HR Director:
Peter Mitchell

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Academic Registrar:
Richard Irons

Dr John Francis

Dean of Students:
Dr John Francis