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University of Bath

Christine Gibbons Appointed by Council

Will undertake the responsibilities of members of governing bodies as set out in the CUC Guide for Members of Higher Education Governing Bodies in the UK.


Christine Gibbons is an alumna of the University having completed a BPharm (Hons) in Pharmacy in 1978. She also holds an MSc in Information Science from City University, London and an MBA from Cranfield Business School.

Christine worked in hospital pharmacy and became Chief Pharmacist at Middlesex Hospital, London, in 1990. After completing her MBA, she went into hospital management and worked both at board and national level for 16 years. Retiring from full-time employment in 2013, she now devotes her time to unpaid trustee positions in the charity and not-for-profit sector. In particular, she is trustee of Cycling UK, Deputy Chair of Hospice UK and trustee of the MS Society.

Christine is married to another Bath graduate, Michael, who graduated with an Electrical and Electronic Engineering degree in 1979.

Christine's 2020/21 Register of Interest declarations: Remunerated employment with Care Quality Commission. Unpaid trustee positions with Parkrun Global, Cycling UK, Access Sport, MS Society and St Peter & St James Hospice.

Christine and her husband have funded six scholarships for undergraduates - two complete and three students studying. They paid a third of their fees.