Aston's Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive is supported by the University Executive.
The Provost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor assists the Vice-Chancellor in the management of the University and acts as his deputy.
The Pro-Vice-Chancellors (PVC) are senior appointees who assist the Vice-Chancellor in specific areas of academic development including the delivery of the institutional strategic objectives.
Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research and Knowledge Exchange - Professor Paul Maropoulos
The academic activity of the University is organised into five Schools, each lead by a Pro-Vice Chancellor & Executive Dean.