Reporter 454, 19 June 2000


Jan Wilkinson, above, has been appointed by a Senate appointment committee to the post of University Librarian and Keeper of the Brotherton Collection.
A former deputy head of the LSE’s British Library of Political and Economic Science, she joined the University in 1998 as director of strategic development and became director of library sevices in March. In her new role as Librarian, she succeeds Lynne Brindley, who was also Pro-Vice Chancellor and is to be the British Library’s new chief executive.

Leeds University Business School (LUBS) has appointed Professor Andrew Lock, above, as its next Dean in succession to Lord Woolmer of Leeds, who retires on September 1.
Professor Lock has been Dean of Management and Business at Manchester Metropolitan University for the last 12 years. He took his first degree – in French – at the University of Leeds, before obtaining a Masters and PhD from London Business School and joining the faculty of Kingston University. At Manchester Metropolitan, he is also a Pro-Vice-Chancellor.

[Main news stories | News in brief | Events | Notice board]

HTML by Karen Cooper