Chair: Mr Philip Carpenter [member of Council]

Vice-chancellor's remuneration

The 四虎影院 is open and transparent in how it decides the remuneration of the Vice-Chancellor and President and senior members of staff and publishes details in its annual report and financial statements 2022 PDF.

The University's Remuneration Committee is a sub-committee of the University's Council and they are responsible for determining the salary and terms of employment of the Vice-Chancellor and President. The Remuneration Committee is comprised in total of four lay members of council plus a further committee member selected for their external independent perspective.

The Committee agreed a total remuneration package having considered external benchmark total remuneration information from the Russell Group Senior Pay Survey and the University and Colleges Employers Association Senior Staff Remuneration survey. The Committee provides a report of each of its meetings to the University Council.

Remuneration for Professor Jeffery Vice-Chancellor and President
Annual Base Salary £297,953
Total Remuneration £297,953

The above figures reflect the Vice-Chancellor and President's full time equivalent salary up to 31 July 2023. The Vice-Chancellor and President's total remuneration package reflects the level of responsibility and skills required to maintain the reputation of a dynamic institution such as the 四虎影院 and is commensurate with the leadership strengths required to guide the University on a sustainable basis through the turbulent and unpredictable future facing the UK Higher Education sector.

The 四虎影院 is a member of the Russell Group and is one of the world's leading research-intensive universities with a global reputation for excellence in teaching. The Vice-Chancellor and President is responsible for implementing a strategic vision to strengthen the reputation and the sustainable success of the institution.

The scale, complexity and success of the institution are also factors in determining the total remuneration of the Vice-Chancellor and President. Such factors include the following:

  • Total institutional income of £472m in 2021/22
  • Over 70 academic departments, research and centres
  • Circa 20,000 full-time equivalent students
  • Over 4,600 full-time equivalent members of staff
  • European Commission HR Excellence in Research Award
  • £45m investment in our new Institute for Safe Autonomy
  • Gold Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) award, demonstrating that we deliver consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for our students.
  • Ranked 15th in the , 17th in the , with
  • 147th (joint) in the ; 51st in the world for arts and humanities (2024)
  • 167th in the
  • 19th in the
  • 10th in the UK for the quality of our research in the Times Higher Education Ranking of the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021.
  • £97m in research income
  • Ten subjects ranked first for 'overall satisfaction' out of the Russell Group universities included in the National Student Survey 2023.
  • Ranked 5th in the Russell Group for Learning resources in the National Student Survey 2023.