Class I - Officers
Chair of Council and Pro-Chancellor since 1 August 2012
Chair of Council Nominations Committee
Member of Remuneration Committee
Sarah Buck OBE
Independent member since 2009
Appointed Pro-Chancellor in August 2016
Independent Lead for Estates and Environmental Sustainability
Chair of the Joint Committee for Consultation and Negotiation
Member of Council Nominations Committee, Remuneration Committee, Health and Safety Committee
Richard Atkins CBE
Independent Member since August 2016
Appointed Pro-Chancellor in August 2017
Member of Council Nominations Committee and Remuneration Committee
Independent Lead for Education
Professor Sir Steve Smith
Vice-Chancellor since 2002.
Chair of Senate, Joint Selection Committees.
Register of Members' Interests 2017/18: UCAS (Chair of Board), UUK (Board Trustee), Russell Group (Board Trustee), Heart of the South West LEP (Director)
Professor Janice Kay
Appointed as Provost and Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor in August 2014. She is responsible for the line management of the University of Exeter Medical School.
Register of Members' Interests 2017/18: Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust (Non-Executive Director); Higher Education Academy (Board Director); HEFCE TEF Board (Panel Member); HEFCE TEF Project Board Steering Group (Chair); Higher Education Funding Council for England – QARSAC (Board Member); Higher Education Funding Council for England – Learning Gain Steering Group (Board Member)
Professor Nick Talbot
Register of Members' Interests 2017/18: The Sainsbury Laboratory, Norwich (Chair of Council); The Gatsby Charitable Foundation (Plant Science Advisor to Lord Sainsbury); BBSRC (Grant Panel Chair); University of Dundee (Science Advisory Board); GW4 (Chair of the Board)