University of Portsmouth Academy Trustees
Our Academy Trust will be led by a board of Members and a Trust Board to ensure its success.
Our Members and Trustees will work collaboratively with the Trust's schools and the University to ensure high standards of achievement for all children and young people involved in the Trust. Read below to find out more about the experience of our members and trustees and their roles in developing the Academy Trust.
During the initial 8 months of this academic year, the Academy Trust Board is meeting monthly to support the CEO and Senior staff. From September 2022, the Trust Board will operate a committee structure which can be found in the document listing below along with other associated documentation.
Professor Paul Hayes
Chair of the UPAT Project Board and UPAT Member
As Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Professor Paul Hayes has responsibility for all of the academic business of the university through oversight of the Faculties and by leading the achievement of our academic and educational ambitions. His work helps us give our students an excellent education and experience.
Paul, who previously served as Dean of the University's Faculty of Science, also has responsibility for the management of our Executive Deans and Dean of Learning and Teaching.