University of Bath


Convocation is the statutory body representing the interests of the graduates of the University.

Convocation shall have the power to discuss and declare an opinion on any matter which may be referred to it by the Court, the Council or the Senate or on any other matter affecting the University and to report its views on such matters to the Court, the Council or the Senate as may be appropriate.

Full responsibilities of the committee are detailed in the terms of reference.


    Term of office expire on the 31st July in the year stated.

    Name Position Term of Office
    His Royal Highness The Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex KG GCVO Chancellor ex-officio
    Mr R Whorrod Pro-Chancellor ex-officio
    Vacancy Pro-Chancellor ex-officio
    Mr P Troughton Pro-Chancellor ex-officio
    Professor I White Vice-Chancellor ex-officio
    Professor B Morley Deputy Vice-Chancellor ex-officio
    Mr J Preston Treasurer ex-officio
    Professor J Bradshaw Pro-Vice-Chancellor ex-officio
    Professor P Lambert Pro-Vice-Chancellor ex-officio
    Professor J Knight Pro-Vice-Chancellor ex-officio
    Professor G Hawley Chair of Faculty of Engineering and Design Board of Studies ex-officio
    Professor N Brook Chair of Faculty of Science Board of Studies ex-officio
    Professor V Hope Hailey Chair of School of Management Board of Studies ex-officio
    Professor D Galbreath Chair of Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Board of Studies ex-officio
    Dr N Kemp University Secretary ex-officio
    Ms K Robinson Librarian ex-officio
    Dr J White Chair of Academic Assembly ex-officio

    The Graduates of the University registered in pursuance of the Ordinances.

    Such other persons holding office in the University as may be invited to membership by the Convocation.

    Appointment of members of council and court by convocation: invitation for expression of interest

Dates of meetings and minutes


    • 12 June 2019





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