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Convocation Elections Results 2013

1 August 2013

In the Convocation elections 2013, over 600 alumni voted for who they wanted to represent them. Each year, alumni are elected to various voluntary roles within the University’s governance structure to represent the views of alumni and to help develop the alumni community. 

This year we held elections for the roles of Deputy Chairman of Convocation, Convocation Committee members and Convocation Representatives on Court. We are happy to announce that Mr Robert Dufton (LLB 1983) was elected to the role of Deputy Chairman of Convocation and the four Convocation Committee members elected were:

  • Mr Owen Peachey (BSc 2008)
  • Ms Victoria Stace (BA 1971)
  • Mr David Thurston (BSc 1989)
  • Mrs Linda Wilson (LLB 1982)

The results for the 25 available positions as Convocation representatives were:

  • Miss Sundas Ali (BSc 2006, MSc 2008)
  • Mr Graham C Ash (BSc 1983)
  • Mr John Barnbrook (BSc 1974, PGCE 1975)
  • Mr Sumit K Biswas (BSc 1984)
  • Professor Dame Carol Black (née Herbert) (BA 1962, MB ChB 1970, MD 1975, Hon DSc 2003)
  • Commander Geoffrey L Bond MBE (BA 1949, Cert Ed 1950)
  • Mr Robert (‘Bob’) A Churcher (BA 1972)
  • Mr David A Clarke (BA 1965)
  • Dr Martin J Crossley Evans MBE JP (BA 1978, PhD 1990)
  • Mr Will G R Davies (BSc 1971)
  • Dr Murad El-Bakry (EngD 2012)
  • Dr Stuart A Goldsmith (BA 1966, Hon LLD 2007)
  • Mr Michael J. Howell (BSc 1977)
  • Mr George Jeffrey (BA 1967)
  • Mr Steven Joseph (BSc 1974)
  • Mr Adam King (MEng 2010)
  • Mr Sameer Malik (MSci 2012)
  • Mr John W Richards (LLB 1985)
  • Mr Alastair F D Scott (BSc 1965)
  • Professor Ivor R Smith (BSc 1954, PhD 1958, DSc 1973)
  • Dr Jane L Thompson (PhD 1995)
  • Mr Roger J W Tucker (Cert Ed 1969, BA 1968, BA 1973)
  • Dr Ian P Tunbridge (BSc 1974)
  • Dr Barbara M Q Weaver (PhD 1964)
  • Mrs Alison M Wilson (BA 1966)

Congratulations to all. If you are considering standing for elections in 2014, vacancies will be advertised through Nonesuch, email, e-Newsletters and on our website.