Opinion

We Live In Interesting Times – Which Of Us Will Be Writing The Novel?

Lee Sanders, AHUA Chair and Registrar at the University of Birmingham

Lee Sanders, Registrar and Secretary at the University of Birmingham, took up the role of AHUA Chair on the 1st January 2017. Here he takes a look at some of the current issues facing the sector, and considers how we as individuals, and as the AHUA might influence the story over the coming months and years.

Meet Our Members: Jane Robinson, Durham University

Jane Robinson, Registrar and Chief Operating Officer, Durham University

Jane Robinson gives an insight into her role as Chief Operating Officer and Registrar at Durham University. Jane joined Durham University in September 2016, having previously served as Chief Executive at Gateshead Council.

Ambitious Futures: Developing University Leaders

Graduates from the University of Nottingham

The role of university registrar or administrator might not be very well known or understood by graduates as they consider their future careers, so how do we identify and develop registrars, COOs and HE leaders of the future? Paul Greatrix, Registrar at the University of Nottingham, talks about the importance of the Ambitious Futures programme.

There’s Never Been So Much Change

Aston University new campus. Image courtesy of Aston University.

Graham Donelan, University Secretary at Liverpool Hope University, reflects on the seeds of change that were sown in 2016, and encourages us to look ahead with renewed purpose and energy for achieving our universities’ missions in 2017.