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 Paul Walker (2020)

The Vice-Chancellor and President - Professor Chris Day

The Deputy Vice-Chancellor - Professor Julie Sanders (2023)

The Pro-Vice-Chancellors under Statute 12

The Vice-Chair of Council - Mrs Heidi Mottram (2020)

The Treasurer - Mr Stephen Lightley (2019)

The Chair of Convocation - Mr Antony Jones (2019)

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

President - Mr Raff Marioni

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

Ms Parveen Akhtar (2021) Dr David Moffatt (2019)
Mr Joe Carlebach (2020) Ms Lorna Moran (2021)
Mr Alan Clarke (2021) Ms Fiona O'Connor (2020)
Ms Lil Collingham-Clark (2021) Ms Chi Onwurah (2021)
Mr Andrew Davison (2019) Mr Jonathan Parkinson (2021)
Mr Colin FitzPatrick (2019) Ms Sue Pearson (2019)
Ms Hilary Florek (2021) Baroness Quin (2020)
Mr David Flory (2020) Mr Mark Scrimshaw (2020)
Councillor Nick Forbes OBE (2020) Mr Bruce Shepherd (2019)
Mrs Olivia Grant (2020) Mr Nitin Shukla (2019)
Ms Sarah Green (2020) Mr Greg Smith (2020)
The Rt Rev Christine Hardman, Bishop of Newcastle (2019) Mr Michael Stephenson (2019)
Mrs Jacqui Henderson (2020) Ms Sarah Stewart (2020)
Mr Mick Henry (2019) Dr Robert Teoh (2021)
Mr Mark I'Anson (2020) Ms Hannah Underwood (2019)
Mr Peter Johnson (2019) Mr Rob Williamson (2019)
Professor Patrick Lavery (2021) Ms Angela Woodburn (2021)
Mr Hector MacDonald (2019) Mr Paul Woolston (2021)
Ms Helen McArdle (2019)  
Ms Pummi Mattu (2021)  

Honorary Members:

Dr Robert Hawley
Lord Judd
Mr Richard Maudslay
Sir George Russell
Sir Nigel Sherlock