Prof Mark E Smith
Professor Mark E. Smith, Vice-Chancellor, Lancaster University since January 2012, previously Deputy Vice-Chancellor Warwick University. He has also worked in Germany and Australia. Chair of UCEA, the Financial Sustainability Strategy Group for HE, Graduate Prospects, HECSU and UCEA Boards. Member of HESA and HEFCW Board. Trustee of AQA Council. Council member EPSRC and the All-Party Parliamentary University Group. In NW of England, member of the LEP Board for Lancashire and serves on the North West Regional Leaders Board.
Lancaster University is ranked in the Top 10 in all three major UK university league tables it is also ranked in the Top 1% of universities globally.