We value, promote and celebrate inclusion, and truly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and backgrounds will lead to a better environment for our whole community.

We are particularly welcoming of applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within the Honorary Degrees Committee. The appointment will be made on merit of skill and experience relative to the role.

If you would like to be considered for this important University position, please submit a brief (under 150 words) expression of interest, with email of support from your Director or Head of Department, to Ellie O’Hare, Governance Co-ordinator, by 5pm on Thursday 22 April. Your submission should outline why you are interested in the role and any relevant experience. Should you have any queries regarding the role, please contact Laura Andrews, Secretary to the Honorary Degrees Committee.

Informal discussion with shortlisted nominees: Wednesday 28 April 2021 (1:30pm-3:30pm)

Next Committee date: Monday 24 May 10am-12pm (Microsoft Teams)