Members & Representatives

There are currently 69 universities that have committed their institutions to the aims of the CARA Scholars at Risk UK Universities Network. To ensure institutional ownership, Network membership is established through the university’s Senior Management with the endorsement of the Vice Chancellor. Universities wishing to join the Network should write to CARA’s Executive, Secretary Professor John Akker, stating their institutional commitment to the aims of the Network; providing the name and contact details of one or more senior faculty members to represent the institution on the Network and be responsible for the dissemination Network material within the university; and provide an undertaking to actively consider a future hosting of a refugee academic or scholar at risk.

University Network Members as at 18/01/2011
University of Bath, Professor Jane Millar (Pro-Vice-Chancellor)
University of Bedfordshire, Mr Jim Franklin (Registrar)
Birkbeck College, University of London, Prof John Annette (Dean and Pro Vice Master)
University of Birmingham, Professor Paul Jackson (Director International Development Dept.)
University of Bournemouth, Chris Shiel (Director of the Centre for Global Perspectives)
University of Brighton,Sarah Cullen (Widening Participation Manager)
University of Buckingham, Professor Geoffrey Alderman (Sub-Dean of Humanities and Prof of Politics & Contemporary History)
University of Cambridge, Anne Lonsdale (President of New Hall and Deputy Vice Chancellor University of Cambridge)
Canterbury Christ Church University, Professor Adrian Holliday (Professor of Applied Linguistics and Head of the Graduate School and Research Office)
University of Central Lancashire, Professor Patrick McGhee (Deputy Vice Chancellor)                                                                                         Central School of Speech and Drama, Mr Bruce Wooding (Head of School of Professional and Community Development)
University of Chester, Dr Lesley Cooke (Dean of Students)
University of Chichester, Professor Sandra Jowett (Pro Vice-Chancellor) 
University College London, Professor Michael Worton (Vice Provost Academic & Intnl)
University of Cumbria, Vincent O'Brien (Principal Lecturer, Public Health)
University of Dundee, Professor Irene Leigh (Vice Principal and Head of College of Medicine, Dentistry & Nursing)
University of Durham, Professor Paul Starkey, (Head of Arabic in the School of Modern Languages and Cultures)
University of East London, Professor Martin Everett (Vice Chancellor); Dr Giorgia Dona (Reader, Sociology & Anthropology)
University of Edinburgh, Professor Mary Bownes (Vice Principal, Widening Participation); Prof Carole Hillenbrand, (Islamic & Middle Eastern Studies); Robert Lawrie (Head of Scholarships & Finance)
University of Essex, Professor John Packer, Director Human Rights Center
University of Exeter
University of Glasgow, Rev Dr Douglas Gay (Lecturer in Practical Theology)                                                                                                        
Glasgow Caledonian University, Professor Michael Smith (Pro Vice Chancellor Academic)
Goldsmiths, University of London,
University of Greenwich, Professor Tom Barnes (Deputy Vice Chancellor responsible for Research & Enterprise)
Heriot Watt University, Mr Peter Wilson (Secretary of the University)
University of Hertfordshire, Professor John Senior (Pro Vice Chancellor)
Imperial College, London, Mr Bob Cummins (Faculty Operating Officer)
Institute of Education Professor Paul Morris (Professor of Education)
University of Kent , Ms Sian Lewis-Anthony (Lecturer, International Human Rights Law)
King’s College London, Professor Vaughan Robinson (Director Graduate School, Prof Refugee Studies)
Leeds Metropolitan University, Dr John Wilott, (Research Manager in the International Faculty)
University of Lancaster, Professor Steve Bradley (Economics)
University of Leeds, Professor Stephen Scott (Pro-Vice- Chancellor)
University of Leicester, Professor Mark Thompson (Senior Pro Vice Chancellor)
University of Lincoln, Professor John Simons (Dean of Faculty of Media & Humanities Studies)
University of Liverpool, Christine Bateman (Head of International Development)
Liverpool Hope University, Professor Bill Chambers (Pro Vice Chancellor (ext Relations And Wid Part)
University of London, Professor Nicholas Mann (Pro Vice Chancellor)
London School of Economics, Dr Margot Salomon (Lecturer Centre for Study of Human Rights); Prof Stephan Feuchtwang (Senior Fellow Dept. of Anthropology)
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Professor John Porter (Professor of International Health)
London South Bank University
University of Manchester, Mr Jonathan Winter (Head of Human Resources, Faculty of Life Sciences)
University of Nottingham, Professor Michael O’Flaherty (Associate Prof & Reader in Human Rights); Emily Hunter (Research & Programmes Coordinator, Human Rights Law Centre)
University of Northampton, Dr Waleed Montassar (School of Science and Technology)
Open University, Barbara Stephens (Regional Director - Open University in London)
Oxford Brookes University, Professor John Raftery (Pro Vice Chancellor External Affairs)
University of Oxford, Ruth Kinahan (Personnel Officer), Dr. Sally Mapstone (Personnel and Equality)
Queen Mary, University of London, Nigel Relph (Director, Corporate Affairs)
Queen Margaret University, Professor Alan Gilloran (Vice Principal, Academic)
University of Reading, Professor Rob Robson (Pro Vice Chancellor, Teaching & Learning)
University of Roehampton, Dr. Tina Beatie (Senior Fellow, Crucible Project)
SOAS, University of London, Professor Anne Pauwels(Dean of Faculty of Languages & Culture)
Staffordshire University, Dr Steve Wyn Williams (Director of Academic Policy and Development) 
University of Strathclyde. Professor Andrew Hamnett (Principal and Vice Chancellor)
University of St Andrews, Professor Philip Winn (Vice Principal, Learning & Teaching)
University of Sunderland, Professor Peter Smith (Chair Equality & Diversity)
University of Sussex , Professor Richard Black (Head of School of Global Studies)
University of Ulster, Professor Richard Barnett (Vice Chancellor)
University of Wales, Newport, Ms Bethan Edwards (Pro Vice Chancellor, Human Resources)
University of Warwick, Professor Margot Finn (Director, Institute of Advanced Study)
University of the West of England, Bristol, Dr Christien van den Anker (Lecturer, Centre for Study of Global Ethics)
University of the West of Scotland, Mr Paul Martin (Executive Dean of the Faculty of Education, Health & Social Sciences)
University of Winchester, Terri Sandison, (Director of Lifelong Learning & Staff Development)
University of Wolverhampton, Professor Phil Begg (Associate Dean Primary Health Care)
University of Worcester, Professor Rosalind Foskett (Deputy Vice Chancellor)
University of York, Professor Trevor Sheldon (Deputy Vice Chancellor)
York St John University, Professor David Maughan Brown (Deputy Vice Chancellor)