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Our people

Meet the people who make a contribution to community on Middlesex campuses around the world

We achieve our dreams together

We're a community of students, staff, alumni and partners who help each other to pursue our dreams and ambitions. Together we take our university forward and make outstanding contributions to the world around us.

How we're run

We are overseen by a Board of Governors and managed by the University Executive who are dedicated to the development of our staff, the learning of our students and our overall growth.

Our Vice-Chancellor Professor Tim Blackman is responsible for leading the University and ensuring we deliver on our strategy.

Our Chancellor is Dame Janet Ritterman who acts as a ceremonial figure-head of the University.

We have an Academic Board, chaired by the Vice-Chancellor, that works to sustain our excellent standard of teaching and research.

Our staff

1,899

staff in London

1,016

academic staff

748

professional service staff

Academic and research >

Our academic community of active practitioners and committed researchers includes many leaders in their field. Learn more about their achievements and how they work with students from their personal profiles.

Professional services >

Our talented professional staff use their expertise to support the transformative journeys that our students take. Get details of the dedicated staff working at every level of university life.

Our students in London

6

students represented Team GB from 2016 to 2018

1,800

student nurses and midwives trained each year

7

awards won by students at Dubai International Film Festival 2018

Our commitment to our students

Our staff, students and the award winning Middlesex University Students’ Union work closely together to make sure that we deliver an exceptional student experience. Our Charter sets out our shared responsibilities.

Our student charter

"Middlesex opened my eyes to so many opportunities"

"If you'd told me two years ago where I'd be now, I wouldn't have believed it. I didn't know how much potential I had before I came to Middlesex."  Stacie Gaston-Monerville, BSc Sport and Exercise Science

Stacie overcame illness to break two British records for discus and shotput since joining us.

Read Stacie's story

Our alumni >

We have a network of 180,000 graduates around the world who support and inspire each other in their lives after Middlesex.

Our honorary graduates

It’s uplifting to have the recognition which an honorary doctorate from Middlesex University brings for a lifetime endeavouring to make a difference and change the lives of those this University seeks to encourage.” Lord Blunkett, Honorary Graduate

Every year we award honorary degrees to individuals who have made phenomenal contributions in their work and to society.

Meet our exceptional achievers

Made in Middlesex >

We’re celebrating the achievements of some of our exceptional students, alumni and staff. They are innovators, thought-leaders and champions who make outstanding contributions to the world.

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