Emerita Professor Shirley Atkinson
- Board Director
the university of cumbria board is responsible for the entire control and management of the institution. they approve budgets and expenditure and determine the educational character and objectives of the institution, as well as ensuring the effective and efficient use of the university’s resources.
in accordance with good governance practice, the university governance team maintains a register of interests for members of the board of directors, the vice chancellor's executive and senior leaders' team. this information is held in the university governance office and is available for public consultation. members of the board of directors are requested to provide the information to us annually and to notify us if there is any change in the information. the summary register of interests for the board of directors and vice chancellor's executive can be found here: Register of Interests 2022-2023
anyone wishing to contact the university board of directors can do so through the vice chancellor’s office in the first instance, by contacting the university secretary.