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Governance review – we want your feedback

23 Apr 2021

Attend a virtual discussion group or share your comments

Last month we shared details of our Governance Review, with the University commissioning Halpin Partnership, an external consultancy firm, to assess the overall effectiveness of governance.

We are running a consultation period with colleagues until the end of May and we would very much welcome your feedback.

You can attend a virtual discussion group, or share your comments by email:

  • Virtual Discussion Group sessions for members of Senate, staff and students will be held in May. Dates will be confirmed and published next week. Should you wish to attend a session, please send your name to Note: spaces will be limited so we please only book a session if you intend to attend.
  • SurveyA short survey has been published and is open for all staff members to respond. The closing date is Friday 7 May and the survey is available here. If you have any questions please contact
  • Share your comments - If you would prefer to send comments regarding the University’s governance arrangements to the Halpin Review team via email, please do so at

Please note, all comments are confidential to the Halpin Review team. We will record the names of interviewees and focus group attendees for the purposes of scheduling. Any comments included in our final reports will not be attributed to any individuals.

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