Vice-Chancellor and President - Professor David Maguire

EA - vco.ea@uea.ac.uk   The Vice-Chancellor and President is the principal of the University. He provides academic and administrative leadership to all elements of the institution. He oversees financial security and represents the university regionally, nationally and internationally....

Provost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor - Professor Christine Bovis-Cnossen

EA - vco.ea@uea.ac.uk   Professor Christine Bovis-Cnossen is the Provost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor who joined UEA from Canada. Prof Bovis-Cnossen leads on strategic, financial, and operational planning of the academic aspects of the University. This will involve the...

Pro-Vice-Chancellor (student experience and education) - Professor Emma Sutton-Pavli

EA - vco.ea@uea.ac.uk   Emma Sutton-Pavli is a Professor of Health Professions Education. In October 2020 she was appointed as Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Student Experience and Education with a strategic responsibility for UEA’s student academic and non-academic experience with a current...

Pro-Vice-Chancellor (International) - Professor Steven McGuire

Steven McGuire is Pro-Vice-Chancellor – International. Prior to joining UEA in June 2024, he was Dean of the University of Sussex Business School and a member of the University of Sussex’s Executive Team. He has held previous academic appointments at Aberystwyth University, Audencia Nantes...

Pro-Vice Chancellor (faculty of medicine and health sciences) - Professor Charles ffrench-Constant

PA -  fmh.pvc.pa@uea.ac.uk Prof Charles ffrench-Constant is the Pro-Vice-Chancellor for the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences. He graduated in Medicine from the University of Cambridge in 1980 and his research has largely focused on finding therapies for Multiple Sclerosis. ...

Pro-Vice-Chancellor (faculty of science) - Professor Mark Searcey

PA - Joy.C.Taylor@uea.ac.uk . Mark joined UEA in 2006 and since April 2019 as a Pro-Vice-Chancellor of the Faculty of Science. Mark is Pro-Vice-Chancellor of Science and leads a faculty that balances excellence in research and teaching across its seven Schools, which range from...

Chief Resource Officer and University Secretary - Ian Callaghan

EA - vco.ea@uea.ac.uk   As Chief Resource Officer and University Secretary, Ian Callaghan is responsible for the University’s governance, finance and planning, HR, commercial services and health and safety. He joined UEA in January 2005 as Planning Accountant and held the roles of...

Interim Pro-Vice-Chancellor (faculty of social sciences) - Professor Paul Dobson

PA - S.Hough@uea.ac.uk . Prof Paul Dobson is Interim Pro-Vice Chancellor for the Faculty of Social Sciences with responsibility for the overall academic and strategic leadership of the seven schools within UEA’s Social Sciences faculty. Paul joined UEA in 2010 as Professor of Business...

Director of finance - Mr Jason Brown

PA - C.Middleton@uea.ac.uk As Director of Finance, Jason Brown is responsible for the University’s finances, planning, business intelligence and graduation. He joined UEA in April 2016 as Head of Financial Planning before taking on his current position in November 2017. Jason has a...

Director of people and culture - Ms Helen Wiseman

As Director of People and Culture, Helen leads on all people matters and is responsible for the achievement of the University’s strategic aims through its workforce. Helen started her early HR career working for the NHS; then spent a number of years living and working in Germany for the MOD....