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Challenging the status quo

Pat McGrath recounts her career highs at the University of Sheffield, and discusses just how f...

LSE benefits from UN expertise

Peter Sutherland has taken up a new appointment as Professor in Practice at LSE

One vision

The University of Bristol's new VC Professor Hugh Brady talks tough targets, strong partnershi...

Bucks New Uni appoints new Pro V-C

Buckinghamshire New University has appointed Sean Mackney as Pro Vice-Chancellor Education

Campus Living Villages unveils UK leadership changes

Global student accommodation operator and developer Campus Living Villages (CLV) has appointed...

Professor Mary Watkins to become Peer in the House of Lords

Former Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Plymouth University, and current Governor on the Board, made ...

New Director of Policy outlines vision

Bedfordshire's newly-appointed Director of Policy has outlined her plans for the future of hig...

Coventry University's VC appointed to Innovate UK board

The vice-chancellor and CEO of Coventry University, Professor John Latham, appointed to the go...

University award for George Clarke

Architect and TV presenter George Clarke has been awarded an honorary degree from the Universi...

New Pro Vice-Chancellor and Executive Dean of FBL appointed

Donna Whitehead appointed to new position at the University of the West of England

Lord receives honorary degree from Wolverhampton

Former Education Secretary, Lord Kenneth Baker, honoured by the University of Wolverhampton

New commercial director for CLV

Campus Living Villages appoints higher education property specialist as new commercial directo...

Gunn bids goodbye to HE

Staffordshire University Vice-Chancellor Professor Michael Gunn, who will retire by 2016, reco...

'Academia is not a sport, in which case it must be a game'

David Coley ponders Hemmingway's theory on real sports, and explains why his love for climbing...

Women in HE: Proving we make the difference

By Professor Julie Hall, Deputy Provost for Academic Development at the University of Roehampt...

Bangor academic gives Bear Grylls top advice

A Bangor University academic has been providing her expertise for adventurer Bear Grylls' new ...

Derby welcomes new VC

Professor Kathryn Mitchell joins the University of Derby as its first female Vice-Chancellor

Erin O'Connor comes home to Birmingham

Birmingham girl turned global fashion star honoured at University awards ceremony

Doctor Who star awarded honorary degree

Doctor Who actor, Colin Baker, has been awarded an Honorary Doctorate by Buckinghamshire New U...

Coventry academic to receive top peace award in Washington

Professor Alpaslan Özerdem to receive International Peace Medal in recognition of his achievem...

New Vice-Chancellor for Bristol University

Professor Hugh Brady has taken over as Vice-Chancellor and President of the University of Bris...

Plymouth welcomes Professor Petts

Plymouth University announces appointment of its next Vice-Chancellor, Professor Judith Petts,...

UK needs to raise its game

David Phoenix explains that the UK needs to increase its share of the international market in ...

Bath Prof's epic cycle on home straight

The University of Bath's Professor Paul Salkovskis and Ride4OCD cyclists' epic trip nears fini...

Senior appointments at Roehampton

Roehampton's Andrew Skinner and Mark Ellul promoted to University Secretary and Registrar

Leading in a male domain

Professor Rebecca Bunting, Vice-Chancellor of Buckinghamshire New University, shares her exper...

New chief executive for Jisc

Dr Paul Feldman, currently an executive partner at Gartner UK, has been appointed as Jisc's ne...

Graduates "key to global knowledge economy"

UWE Bristol VC dismisses reports that UK labour market is oversaturated with graduates

Top honours for Horrocks

Stage and screen star Jane Horrocks honoured by Edge Hill University

BBC newsreader awarded honorary degree

BBC newsreader Emily Maitlis was among 12 esteemed recipients to receive an honorary degree at...

New green chief for Cranfield

Cranfield University has appointed Dr Paul Leinster CBE as Professor of Environmental Assessme...

Sheffield Hallam appoints new VC

Sheffield Hallam University has appointed Professor Chris Husbands as its new Vice-Chancellor ...

New leader for Midlands growth agenda

Midlands' universities group appoints new director to drive Midlands Engine agenda

Staffordshire VC announces retirement

Staffordshire University Vice-Chancellor Professor Michael Gunn will retire by May 2016

Bill Bryson receives Honorary Doctorate

Bill Bryson, OBE, has been awarded an Honorary Doctorate from the University of Westminster fo...

Leicester honours former VC

Honorary degree for distinguished academic leader, Sir Bob Burgess

New pro-vice-chancellor for Nottingham

Cancer expert takes major research role at Nottingham University

Johnson praises Sheffield developments

Minister praises impact of industry and university partnerships during AMRC visit

Academic to Chair child abuse advisory board

Professor Jenny Pearce OBE has been appointed as Chair for a board for the Independent Inquiry...

Bolton honours million+ chief

million+ Chief Executive Pam Tatlow has been awarded an honorary doctorate by the University o...