University of Bath

Professor Jeremy Bradshaw MA, DPhil, CBiol, FSB, FHEA Pro-Vice-Chancellor (International & Doctoral)

The Pro-Vice-Chancellor (International & Doctoral) is responsible for the growth and development of the University’s new Doctoral College.

Role

As Pro-Vice-Chancellor (International & Doctoral), Professor Bradshaw will be responsible for the growth and development of the University’s new Doctoral College as well as leading the international development of the institution and enhancing its reputation for excellent doctoral provision.

Related posts

  • Fellow of the Society of Biology and former chair of its Biomedical Sciences Committee
  • QAA reviewer since October 2010 and has conducted reviews in England and Scotland
  • Reviewer for the University Grants Committee of Hong Kong Quality Assurance Council
  • Reviewer for the Academic Quality Agency for New Zealand Universities
  • Reviewer for the Quality Enhancement Framework for Icelandic Higher Education
  • Reviewer for the Albanian Accreditation Agency for Higher Education
  • Former visiting professor at Fuzhou University, China
  • Current visiting professor at Tsukuba University, Japan
  • Current visiting professor at Zhejiang University, China

Research

Jeremy has published over a hundred papers, articles and reports. These have been mainly based on research carried out at large-scale international facilities, such as ​​​​​​ISIS Neutron and Muon Source at the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, the Institut Laue-Langevin in France, and The High Energy Accelerator Research Organization, known as KEK, in Japan.

Career

Professor Jeremy Bradshaw is the previous Chair of Molecular Biophysics, Assistant Principal of Researcher Development and International Dean of the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine at the University of Edinburgh.

After a year of postdoctoral fellowship Professor Bradshaw took up his first teaching post in the Department of Biochemistry at Oxford in 1986. Here he developed a research programme in biophysical studies of membrane-active peptides.

In 2003 Jeremy was appointed to the post of Director of Research and Graduate Studies at the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies. In 2007 he became the Head of the Graduate School of the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, a post he held for two years.

From 2009 to 2013, he was Director of Postgraduate Studies for the College and became International Dean and Director of Quality Assurance. Over the next few years, he led a project that resulted in the Zhejiang-Edinburgh Institute that delivers a collaborative BSc in Integrative Biomedical Sciences.

Jeremy became Assistant Principal (Researcher Development) in 2013, with institutional responsibility for 4,500 research students. The role includes representing the University on the Doctoral Studies groups of the Russell Group, the League of European Research Universities, Universitas 21, and the Coimbra Group. He currently chairs the Coimbra Group Doctoral Studies Working Group.

Jeremy is a Fellow of the Society of Biology and formerly chaired its Biomedical Sciences Committee. He has been a QAA reviewer since October 2010 and has conducted reviews in England and Scotland. He has also conducted a number of transnational education reviews for QAA, and has been a reviewer for the University Grants Committee of Hong Kong Quality Assurance Council, the Academic Quality Agency for New Zealand Universities, the Quality Enhancement Framework for Icelandic Higher Education, and the Albanian Accreditation Agency for Higher Education.

Education

Professor Jeremy Bradshaw gained a MA in Zoology from Oxford University in 1981. Following a year in industry he was awarded a DPhil from the same university in 1985, based upon research carried out in Sir David Phillip's Laboratory of Molecular Biophysics.