Professor Julian Crampton
Overall responsibility for leadership and management of the university, within the policies laid down by the Board of Governors, of which he is an ex-officio member. Chair of the Academic Board, and line manager for the Deputy and Pro-Vice-Chancellor, the Director of Finance and the Registrar and Secretary.
Professor Stuart Laing
Lead responsibility for academic standards, quality assurance, home/EU student recruitment, FE college partnerships and development of the Hastings campus of the University of Brighton. Chair of the Academic Standards Committee. Line manager for the deans of faculty and the Head of the Strategic Planning Office, the Head of Internal Audit, the Head of Marketing and Communications and the Campus Director of the University of Brighton in Hastings. Secretary to the Professional Board.
Professor Bruce Brown
Responsible for the university's research portfolio, including the Research Excellence Framework, information services, and economic and social engagement. Line manager for the Director of Information Services and the Head of Social and Economic Engagement.
Registrar and Secretary
As Registrar, responsible for the admission, registration and progression of students, and for the framework of academic regulations which govern the university's academic provision. Also responsible for student complaints and appeals, the student disciplinary process and student affairs. As Secretary, responsible for the university's constitution, including the operation of the Board of Governors and the Academic Board, and the relationship between them. Line manager for the Director of Human Resources, the Head of the Registry, the Head of Student Services and the Head of Sport and Recreation.
Director of Finance
Responsibility for the university's finances, including financial strategy and planning, investments, budgets, financial control, costing and pricing and value for money. Lead responsibility for Accommodation and Hospitality Services, Estate and Facilities Management, and Health and Safety. Line manager for the Head of Finance, the Head of Accommodation and Hospitality Services, the Director of Estate and Facilities Management, the Head of Health and Safety and the Director of the Development and Alumni Office.