Edge Hill University Board of Governors

By | 26th May 2017

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Edge Hill University Board of Governors

Edge Hill University Board of Governors

Board of Governors


The Board of Governors has oversight of the educational character and mission of the University with specific responsibilities for financial probity and the effective use of resources.

The Board comprises both lay and appointed members. The Vice-Chancellor is an ex-officio member of the Board. The Chair of the Board, and Pro-Chancellor, is elected from the lay governors.

Board of Governors Statement of Primary Responsibilities


John Cater

Dr John Cater Vice-Chancellor

The Vice-Chancellor is the chief academic and executive officer of the University and chairs the Academic Board. He is supported by a Deputy Vice-Chancellor, two Pro Vice-Chancellors, and three Pro Vice-Chancellors (Deans of Faculties), who together have management responsibility for all the operational areas of the University.

Governance & Management


Edge Hill University
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United Kingdom

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