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

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

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.

University of Bristol Orchestra and Choir

Universities and The Arts Dividend

Chief Executive of Arts Council England, Darren Henley, will be delivering the keynote speech at this years’ AHUA Autumn Conference in Birmingham. Here he introduces some of the ideas he will be discussing around the role of arts and culture within our universities.

Cambridge University Council at work

Strength in Diversity

Liz Winders, Secretary and Registrar at Sheffield Hallam University and Chair of the AHUA reflects on this year’s Spring Conference in Cambridge, and the key themes that emerged during the event.

Pilgrimage and Purpose: A Personal Reflection on AHUA

Dr Jonathan Nicholls, Registrary at the University of Cambridge, reflects on his three years as Chair of AHUA, on the key roles members play within their institutions, and looks forward to the forthcoming AHUA Spring Conference hosted by his university.

Welcome to the AHUA blog

Welcome to the AHUA blog, where members of the Association of Heads of University Administration will be providing analysis and insight into some of the key issues affecting Higher Education in the UK and Ireland. The AHUA is the representative body for senior University managers (typically Registrars, Chief Operating Officers, Heads of Administration) and has 174 […]