Appointments

September 12, 2003

Dave Berger, senior counsellor at the University of Hull, has been elected to serve as chair elect for 2003-04 (following on as chair for two years from 2004-06) of the Association for University and College Counselling.

David Getty, lecturer in social policy at the School of Policy Studies at the University of Ulster, has been elected chair of the Irish Social Policy Association.

Kate Hughes, director of research support services at the University of Warwick, has been elected chair of the Association of University and Industry Links.

Kai Peters, dean of the Rotterdam School of Management of Erasmus University, has been appointed chief executive officer of Ashridge.

Chris Secombes, professor and specialist in fish immunology at the University of Aberdeen, has been elected president of the International Society of Developmental and Comparative Immunology.

Kevin Edge, professor and head of the department of mechanical engineering at the University of Bath, has been appointed pro vice-chancellor (research). He is also a fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering and of the Institute of Mechanical Engineers.

Billy Rea, lecturer in the School of Applied Medical Sciences and Sports Studies at the University of Ulster, is the new head of the Society and College of Radiographers.

Alan Weale, former head of health studies at Coventry University, has been appointed head of the Institute of Health and Social Care at University College Worcester.

 

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

Most Commented

James Fryer illustration (27 July 2017)

It is not Luddism to be cautious about destroying an academic publishing industry that has served us well, says Marilyn Deegan

Jeffrey Beall, associate professor and librarian at the University of Colorado Denver

Creator of controversial predatory journals blacklist says some peers are failing to warn of dangers of disreputable publishers

Kayaker and jet skiiers

Nazima Kadir’s social circle reveals a range of alternative careers for would-be scholars, and often with better rewards than academia

Hand squeezing stress ball
Working 55 hours per week, the loss of research periods, slashed pensions, increased bureaucracy, tiny budgets and declining standards have finally forced Michael Edwards out
hole in ground

‘Drastic action’ required to fix multibillion-pound shortfall in Universities Superannuation Scheme, expert warns