College of Science & Engineering

New Deans Appointed for the College

Science and Engineering have appointed to two new Dean roles within the College.

David Leach

Professor David Leach, from the School of Biological Sciences, has been appointed to the new role of Dean of Academic Excellence in the College of Science and Engineering.  The purpose of the appointment is to promote our academic excellence through cross-College coordination and strategy development in horizon scanning, strategic recruitment and positioning for REF 2020.


Niamh Shortt

In addition, Dr Niamh Shortt, from the School of GeoSciences, has been appointed as Dean of Diversity and Inclusion.  Niamh will oversee the development of strategy and policy for promoting diversity and inclusion for academic and professional services staff and students within the College.