University of Manchester
Prof Dame Nancy Rothwell
President & Vice-Chancellor
Professor Rothwell took up her current post in July 2010. She is co-Chair of the Council for Science and Technology, Chair of Corridor Manchester Board, and a member of the Greater Manchester LEP Board and the Northern Powerhouse Partnership Board. Her ongoing research in neuroscience has contributed towards major advances in understanding and treatment of brain damage in stroke and head injury.
The University of Manchester is the largest single site university in the UK with a commitment to being a world-leading university, globally recognised for the excellence of its research, outstanding learning and student experience, and its social, economic and cultural impact.