There are 10 independent governors.
Our independent governors, who are drawn from a wide range of industries and backgrounds, serve a three-year term, for a maximum of three terms of office.
There are 2 staff governors.
Staffordshire University's Board of Governors is strengthened by two staff governors: one from our academic community and one from our team of professional support staff. Like our independent governors, our staff governors serve for a three-year term of office, and are eligible to stand for a total of three terms. All University staff are entitled to vote in the elections for staff governors: either for the academic representative or the professional support representative.
There are 2 student governors.
One member is the elected Students' Union President and one is nominated by the Student's Union.
The Vice-Chancellor serves as a member of the Board of Governors for as long as they are in position.