Aston's Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive, Professor Alec Cameron, is the principal academic and executive officer of the University. Alec has overall responsibility for Aston's executive management and day-to-day direction.
The Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive is supported by the University Executive, which includes our Provost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor.
Aston's academic activity is divided into five Schools:
Each School which is led by a Pro-Vice Chancellor & Executive Dean.
The Executive Directors and Officers head a number of support functions which provide administrative services to the University.
Aston's Chancellor, Sir John Sunderland, is the honorary and ceremonial head of the University. Aston's Pro-Chancellor, Dame Yve Buckland, DBE, is the Chair of the University Council.
Aston is governed by the University Council. The Senate is Aston's supreme academic authority.
Information on University Governance