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Office of the President and Vice-Chancellor

Name: Office of the President and Vice-Chancellor

Place in structure: The University |> Office of the President and Vice-Chancellor

Address: Room 1.004
John Owens Building
University of Manchester
Oxford Rd
Manchester
M13 9PL
Please note: this address is for the President and Vice-Chancellor only. For all other Vice-Presidents and Associate Vice-Presidents please refer to the Staff Directory.

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Phone: 0161 306 3250

E-mail: president@manchester.ac.uk

Website: Office of the President and Vice-Chancellor Website

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General information

The President and Vice-Chancellor is the chief executive officer of the University under the delegated authority of the Board of Governors.  The President and Vice-Chancellor is responsible for the effective and efficient management of the University, for the conduct of its business generally and the achievement of institutional objectives.

The Office of the President and Vice-Chancellor provides administrative support for the President and Vice-Chancellor which includes the management of her diary, providing the secretariat for the University’s Senior Leadership Team and organising events including ceremonial occasions, VIP visits, etc. The Office co-ordinates all Royal and ministerial and equivalent-level visits across the University and also provides advice on the protocols to be used in events involving the President and Vice-Chancellor, the Chancellor, and/or senior externals.  In addition the Office provides advice on awards and honours, including national honours.

Administrative support for the Chancellor, the Chairman of the Board of Governors and the Associate Vice-President for Governmental, Political and Regional Relationships is also provided by the Office of the President and Vice-Chancellor.

Listed under contacts are the President and her personal Office as well as the email addresses and phone numbers of the Deputy President and Deputy Vice-Chancellor and those of the Vice-Presidents and Associate Vice-Presidents with specific portfolio responsibilities:

i.e.   the Vice-President and Associate Vice-Presidents for Teaching, Learning and Students; the Vice-President for Research and Innovation and the Associate Vice-Presidents for Research and the Associate Vice-President for Research Integrity; the Associate Vice-President for Sustainability and the Associate Vice-President for Social Responsibility.