UNIVERSITY OF TEESSIDE David Grant, lord-lieutenant of Durham, former managing director and chairman of Darchem Limited and former chairman of the council, has been appointed as the first visitor to the university.
WELLCOME TRUST S. D. Logan, professor in the biomedical sciences section of the University of Aberdeen, has been appointed to the trust's neurosciences panel.
WESTMINSTER COLLEGE Richard Ralph, principal of London School of Contemporary Dance and editor of Dance Research, has been appointed principal from September 1.
TREVELYAN COLLEGE, Durham Malcolm Todd, professor of archaeology at the University of Exeter, has been appointed principal from September 1.
UNIVERSITY OF DUNDEE Sally Glen, head of nursing and midwifery studies at South Bank University, has been appointed deanof the department.