Glamorgan’s incoming vice-chancellor
THE have an article on Glamorgan’s incoming vice-chancellor Julie Lydon.
In 2010, she will replace David Halton as vice-chancellor of the University of Glamorgan, becoming the first female vice-chancellor in Wales in the process.
In the new year she is due to complete her PhD in mergers and collaboration in higher education. Issuing a rallying cry for greater unity across the Welsh higher education sector, she said: “For competitive reasons, within Wales we need to find ways of bringing together institutions. We’ve got too many small institutions to remain competitive.”