UEA's Executive Team STRUCTURE

Vice Chancellor

Pro-Vice-Chancellors

  • Academic: Professor Neil Ward

  • Research & Innovation: Professor Fiona Lettice 

Pro-Vice-Chancellors of Faculties

  • Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences: Professor Dylan Edwards

  • Faculty of  Arts & Humanities: Professor Sarah Barrow

  • Faculty of  Science: Professor Mark Searcey 

  • Faculty of  Social Sciences: Professor Frances Bowen

Chief Resource Officer

  • Ian Callaghan

Chief Operating Officer

  • Jenny Baxter

 

Find out more about our Executive Team

PROFESSOR NEIL WARD, PRO-VICE-CHANCELLOR (ACADEMIC)

Neil Ward is Deputy Vice Chancellor and PVC-Academic at the University of East Anglia (UEA). He is responsible for developing the strategic vision for all educational and student-related activity...

PROF FIONA LETTICE, PRO-VICE-CHANCELLOR (RESEARCH & INNOVATION)

In 2017, Professor Fiona Lettice was appointed the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research & Innovation) and is responsible for developing and communicating the vision and strategy for all research and...

PROFESSOR FRANCES BOWEN (PRO-VICE CHANCELLOR FOR SOCIAL SCIENCES)

Prof Frances Bowen, Pro-Vice Chancellor for Social Sciences, joined UEA on 1 September 2018. She is responsible for the overall academic and strategic leadership of the seven schools within UEA’s...

PROFESSOR MARK SEARCEY (PRO-VICE-CHANCELLOR FACULTY OF SCIENCE)

Mark joined UEA in April 2019 as a Pro-Vice-Chancellor of the Faculty of Science. Mark Searcey was Chair of Medicinal Chemistry and Head of the Schools of Pharmacy and Chemistry at...

PROFESSOR SARAH BARROW (PRO-VICE-CHANCELLOR FOR THE FACULTY OF ARTS AND HUMANITIES)

Sarah Barrow is Pro-Vice-Chancellor of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities and Professor of Film and Media. Her research is broadly concerned with cinema, politics and cultural policy in Latin...

PROFESSOR DYLAN EDWARDS (DEAN OF THE FACULTY OF MEDICINE AND HEALTH SCIENCES)

Dylan Edwards has been Executive Dean of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences at UEA since February 2016.  In 2015-16 he was also interim Director of The Genome Analysis Centre...

JENNY BAXTER (CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER)

As Chief Operating Officer (COO), Jenny Baxter helps to lead professional services in support of UEA’s teaching and research and the delivery of the University’s 2030 Plan.   She...

MR IAN CALLAGHAN (CHIEF RESOURCE OFFICER)

As Chief Resource Officer, 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...