Court Membership

Such Principal Officers of the University as the Court may from time to time determine:

The Chancellor -Sir Liam Donaldson (Chair)

The Chair of Council & Pro-Chancellor - Mr Mark I'Anson (2017)

The Vice-Chancellor - Professor Chris Brink

The Pro-Vice-Chancellors under Statute 12

The Deputy Chair of Council - Mrs Jacqui Henderson (2017)

The Treasurer - Mr Stephen Lightley (2016)

The Chair of Convocation - Mr Antony Jones (2019)

One Sabbatical Officer of the Students' Union elected annually by the Students' Union

Ms Claire Boothman, President

Seven members of University staff appointed by the Academic Board

Together with such other co-opted members, not being fewer than thirty nor more than forty, as the Court shall from time to time determine

Councillor Joe Carlebach (2017) Ms Claire Morgan (2015)
Mr Alan Clarke (2015) The Rt Rev the Lord Bishop of Newcastle (2015)
Sir Michael Darrington (2016) Ms Fiona O'Connor (2017)
Mr Andrew Davison (2016) Ms Chi Onwurah (2015)
Mr Colin Fitzpatrick (2016) Mr Jonathan Parkinson (2015)
Councillor Nick Forbes (2017) Councillor Sue Pearson (2016)
Mr Daniel Goldman (2016) Ms Kate Priestley (2016)
Ms Teresa Graham (2016) Baroness Quin (2017)
Mrs Olivia Grant (2017) Mr Mark Scrimshaw (2017)
Ms Sarah Green (2017) Mr Bruce Shepherd (2016)
Ms Fiona Hall (2015) Mr Nitin Shukla (2016)
Councillor Mick Henry (2016) Mr Greg Smith (2017)
Mr Peter Johnson (2016) Mr Michael Stephenson (2016)
Dr Mike Laker (2016) Ms Sarah Stewart (2017)
Ms Daljit Lally (2017) Ms Hannah Underwood (2016)
Professor Patrick Lavery (2015) Mr Rob Williamson (2016)
Mr Richard Maudslay (2016) Ms Angela Woodburn (2015)
Mr Hector MacDonald (2016)  

Honorary Life Members:

Sir Peter Carr
Dr Robert Hawley
Mr Jack Jeffery
Lord Judd
Miss Florence Kirkby
Sir George Russell
Sir Nigel Sherlock
Lord Walton of Detchant