Appointments - 24 July 2014

The latest higher education appointments

July 24, 2014

Source: www.gla.ac.uk

Muffy Calder, University of Glasgow

The University of Glasgow has announced the appointment of Muffy Calder, professor of computing science, as vice-principal and head of the College of Science and Engineering.

Stephen Driver has been appointed deputy provost for learning and teaching at the University of Roehampton.

The Royal Agricultural University has named David Hopkins dean of its School of Agriculture, Food and Environment.

Loughborough University has made a number of appointments. Rachel Thompson, director of Loughborough’s Materials Research School, becomes dean of aeronautical, automotive, chemical and materials engineering, Alison Yarrington has been named dean of the School of the Arts, English and Drama, and Mark Biggs has been appointed dean of the School of Science.

Kathryn Moore, professor of landscape architecture at Birmingham City University, has been elected president of the International Federation for Landscape Architects.

Times Higher Education free 30-day trial

You've reached your article limit.

Register to continue

Registration is free and only takes a moment. Once registered you can read a total of 3 articles each month, plus:

  • Sign up for the editor's highlights
  • Receive World University Rankings news first
  • Get job alerts, shortlist jobs and save job searches
  • Participate in reader discussions and post comments
Register

Have your say

Log in or register to post comments

Featured Jobs

Assistant Recruitment - Human Resources Office

University Of Nottingham Ningbo China

Outreach Officer

Gsm London

Professorship in Geomatics

Norwegian University Of Science & Technology -ntnu

Professor of European History

Newcastle University

Head of Department

University Of Chichester
See all jobs

Most Commented

men in office with feet on desk. Vintage

Three-quarters of respondents are dissatisfied with the people running their institutions

students use laptops

Researchers say students who use computers score half a grade lower than those who write notes

Canal houses, Amsterdam, Netherlands

All three of England’s for-profit universities owned in Netherlands

As the country succeeds in attracting even more students from overseas, a mixture of demographics, ‘soft power’ concerns and local politics help explain its policy

sitting by statue

Institutions told they have a ‘culture of excluding postgraduates’ in wake of damning study