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Academic Board

The Academic Board is the body responsible on behalf the Council for the academic work of the university in teaching and examining and in research. The Board is established under the Charter and Statutes and its responsibilities are defined in the Ordinances

Academic Board members

The members of Academic Board for 2021–2022 are:

Academic Board members

The Academic Board reports to the Council and is supported by the following subcommittees: 


President & Principal (Chair of Academic Board) – Professor Shitij Kapur

Senior Vice President/Provost

Vice President & Vice Principal


The Reverend The Dean – Dr Ellen Clark–King


Deans of Faculty

Other Ex-Officio

  • Dean for Doctoral Studies - Professor Rebecca Oakey

  • Executive Director: King's School of Professiona & Continuing Education - Nina McDermott

Elected and appointed members

Student members

  • Arts & Humanities – Claude Lynch

  • Dental Institute – Varsha Rajkumar Lalwani

  • Dickson Poon School of Law – Chriso Panayi

  • King's Business School – William Shiue

  • Life Sciences & Medicine – Amy Lock

  • Natural and Mathematical Sciences – vacancy

  • Nursing, Midwifery & Palliative Care – Yathave Ugaraj

  • Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience – S’thembile Thusini

  • Social Science and Public Policy – Hassan Faouaz

Faculty Members

Arts & Humanities

Dental, Oral & Craniofacial Sciences

Dickson Poon School of Law

King's Business School

Life Sciences & Medicine

Natural, Mathematical & Engineering Sciences

Florence Nightingale Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery & Palliative Care

Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience

Social Science & Public Policy


Professional Services Staff

Postdoctoral Researchers