Julie Sanders

Professor Julie Sanders - Deputy Vice-Chancellor

ProfeJulie Sandersssor Julie Sanders joined Newcastle University as Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Humanities and Social Sciences) in 2015 and became Deputy Vice-Chancellor with special responsibilities for academic strategy and planning in 2018. She is an English Literature and Drama specialist with an international reputation in early modern literature and in adaptation studies. She obtained her first degree in English at Cambridge University and then went on to study for a Masters and a PhD at the University of Warwick, during which time she studied on exchange at Ca’Foscari in Venice and at UC Berkeley. Her first lectureship was at Keele University in 1995 and she then joined the University of Nottingham as Chair of English Literature and Drama in 2004. While at Nottingham she was Head of the School of English from 2010-13 and then seconded for two years to their Ningbo China joint venture campus as Vice Provost (Teaching and Learning).

In 2012, Julie was awarded the British Academy’s Rose Mary Crawshay Prize for international women’s scholarship. She is a fellow of the Leadership Foundation for Higher Education and a trustee of Northern Stage.


Email: julie.sanders@ncl.ac.uk
Telephone: 0191 208 7600

Executive Assistant: Sam.Taylor1@ncl.ac.uk
Telephone: 0191 208 5148