Graduation in Townhall 2019

Leadership

People prepared to make a difference — tangata tū, tangata ora

UC is led by the Vice-Chancellor | Tumu Whakarae who is the equivalent of the Chief Executive of the University. The University Council | Te Kaunihera o Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha is the equivalent of the board of directors the Vice-Chancellor reports to. The Council is chaired by the Chancellor | Tumu Kaunihera, the equivalent of the chairman of the board.

University of Canterbury Council Members 2019

University Council | Te Kaunihera o Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha

The University Council is the governing body of the University.

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Senior Leadership Team Te Ohu Whakahaere

The Senior Leadership Team is responsible for overall management of the University.

Office workers around a table

University leaders

Find UC's management, heads of academic schools and departments and deans of colleges and postgraduate research.