The University's Professional Services work in partnership with academics to support the academic mission of the University.
Excellent Professional Services provide outstanding support to our researchers, enable an exceptional educational experience for our students, and help the University to grow its influence regionally, nationally, and globally.
Professional Services are led by the Registrar and Secretary, Mr Lee Sanders, who is supported by the Registrar's Leadership Group, made up of Senior Officers and the Directors of Operations in the Colleges. The Registrar's Leadership Group also oversees and directs the Birmingham Professional Programme
Ben Bailey, Academic Services
Simon Lerwill, Development and Alumni Relations Office (DARO)
Charlotte Jarvis, College of Arts and Law
Cathy Gilbert, External Relations
Mary Li, College of Engineering and Physical Sciences
Chris Granger, Finance Office
Stuart Richards, Hospitality and Accommodation Services
Bronwen Lord, College of Life and Environmental Sciences
Heather Paver, Human Resources
Dr Sean Duffy, IT Services
Dr Emma Robinson, College of Medical and Dental Sciences
Carolyn Pike OBE, Legal Services
Olivia Kew-Fickus, Planning Office
Lorraine Gaytten, College of Social Sciences
The Registrar’s Leadership Group is supported by Mark Senior, Assistant Registrar (Executive Support), based in the Registrar and Secretary's Office.
The Professional Services Organisational Chart (PDF - 179KB) outlines the structure of the University's Professional Services.