Governance and compliance


Academic Committee: membership

Information regarding the membership of the UCL Academic Committee.

On this page you will find the details of :

Ex Officio members

President and Provost (Chair)
Dr Michael Spence

Vice-Provost (Education and Student Experience)
Professor Kathleen Armour 

Vice-Provost (Health)
Professor David Lomas

Vice-President (Advancement)
Angharad Milenkovic

Vice-President (External Engagement)
Kirsty Walker

Vice-Provost (Faculties)
Professor Anthony Smith 

Vice-Provost (Research, Innovation and Global Engagement)
Professor Geraint Rees

Director of Academic Services

Director, UCL Arena Centre for Research-based Education
Karen Barnard (Acting)

Director, UCL Centre for Languages & International Education (CLIE)
Dr Christine Hoffmann

Pro-Vice-Provost (Library, Culture, Collections and Open Science & Scholarship)
Dr Paul Ayris

Director, Cultural Engagement

Pro-Vice-Provost (Doctoral School and Early Career Researchers)
Professor David Bogle

Executive Director of Student Services and Registrar
Sarah Cowls (Interim cover - Marie Gallagher)

Executive Director, UCL Innovation and Enterprise
Dr Kathryn Walsh

Students' Union Education Officer
Muhammad Shaban Chaudhary

Students' Union Postgraduate Officer
Issy Smith 

Students' Union Equity and Inclusion Officer
Ahmad Ismail

UCL Student Mediator
Dr Ruth Siddall

Chair, Education Committee
[Professor Kathleen Armour]

Chair, Research Degrees Committee
[Professor David Bogle]

Deans of Faculties (or nominees)

Arts and Humanities
Professor Stella Bruzzi

Brain Sciences
Professor Alan Thompson

Built Environment
Professor Christoph Lindner

Engineering Sciences
Professor Nigel Titchener-Hooker

UCL Institute of Education
Professor Li Wei

Professor Eloise Scotford

Life Sciences
Professor Stephanie Schorge

Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Professor Ivan Parkin

Medical Sciences
Professor Mark Emberton

Population Health Sciences
Professor Ibrahim Abubakar

Social and Historical Sciences
Professor Jennifer Hudson 

Faculty Tutors

Arts and Humanities
Professor Arne Hofmann

Brain Sciences
Dr Julie Evans

Built Environment
Professor Aeli Roberts

UCL Institute of Education
Professor Nicola Walshe

Engineering Sciences
Professor Simon Banks

Professor Olga Thomas

Life Sciences
Dr Hazel Smith

Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Francesca Scott

Medical Sciences
Blathnaid Mahony

Population Health Sciences
Mike Rowson

Social and Historical Sciences
[Professor Arne Hofmann]

Elected members

Eight academic staff - including at least one professor and one non-professor from each faculty grouping - elected by and from the professorial and non-professorial academic staff members of Academic Board:

  • Dr Hugh Goodacre (1)
  • Professor Allison Littlejohn (1)
  • Dr Suzanne Ruddy (1)
  • Dr Michael Short (1)
  • Dr Zachary Walker (1)
  • Three vacancies

Co-opted members

  • Ashley Doolan (5)


  • Rachel Port