Published on Feb 17, 2021 / No CommentsThe February member spotlight is on Mark Crittenden, Head of Student Centres, University of Greenwich. Mark is one of our current Board of Trustees members. Why do you do it? I have been a member of AUA for virtually all of my career in HE after being “advised” (very strongly) by my then line manager […]
Published on Feb 16, 2021 / No CommentsJust a Minute…….Governance Practice in the New Normal Being ever the optimist, I am making plans for returning to face to face meetings sooner rather than later and, in relation to committee administration, a few positives have emerged as a result of the global pandemic. I am no longer overly worried about anyone requesting remote […]
Published on Aug 20, 2020 by Vikki Goddard / No CommentsThe August member spotlight is on Vikki Goddard, Director of Operations for the Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health at the University of Manchester. Vikki is one of our current Board of Trustees members. Why do you do it? I’ve been a member of AUA for a long time and I really appreciate the support […]
Published on Aug 6, 2020 / No CommentsHello fellow AUA members, It only struck me in conversation the other day that I’m no longer Chair and am now Vice-Chair; not the strangest thing to happen in lockdown but one that had kind of snuck up on me! The last two years being AUA Chair really have been an immense privilege and I’m now looking […]
Published on Jul 15, 2020 by Sam Bayley / No CommentsThe July member spotlight is on Sam Bayley, a Department Manager of the Department of Environment & Geography at the University of York. Sam Bayley is one of our current Board of Trustees members and will finish his second term of office at the end of July Why do you do it? I joined the […]
Published on May 20, 2020 by Sara Corcoran / No CommentsThe May member spotlight is on Sara Corcoran, Leadership Coach at the University of Suffolk. Sara Corcoran is one of our current Board of Trustees members. Why do you do it? My career has spanned both the health and higher education sectors. In both, the sharing and support that colleagues offer one another, both within […]
Published on Dec 12, 2019 by Stephen McAuliffe / No CommentsThe December member spotlight is on Stephen McAuliffe, Academic Registrar at the University of Birmingham. Stephen is one of our current Board of Trustees members. Why do you do it? It’s a chance to give something back to a community that has helped me a lot over the years as well as an opportunity to […]
Published on Jul 16, 2019 by Kathryn Fowler / No CommentsThe July member spotlight is on Kathryn Fowler, former AUA Chair and Vice-Chair. Why did you get involved? I had been working for my University for a few years, and had just been promoted to a new job...