July 15, 2024


It's Your Education

– Queen Mary University of London

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Professor Bowen is relocating to Queen Mary from the University of East Anglia (UEA), the place she has been Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Social Sciences considering the fact that 2018. She will take up her new job on 1 September 2022, when Professor Matthew Hilton actions down at the conclude of his 2nd three-12 months phrase.

Just before joining UEA, Professor Bowen held a number of essential management positions at Queen Mary. At first recruited as Professor of Innovation in 2011, she also labored as Deputy Head and Director of Research in the Faculty of Organization and Management, before progressing to Head of University and eventually becoming its Dean.

In advance of her move, Professor Bowen commented: “I am very psyched to be coming again to Queen Mary University of London, and into this complicated role. Assembly colleagues through the application method in the last several weeks reminded me of the deep expertise, knowledge and enthusiasm in just the College and College. I glance ahead to working with aged buddies and new to form the upcoming of humanities and social sciences at Queen Mary.”

Professor Bowen is a distinguished researcher in the industry of corporate environmental approach. She has a solid monitor record in attracting external funding to assist her investigation – including grants from BEIS, Defra, ESRC, EPSRC and SSHRC. She is passionate about placing analysis into observe, and on a regular basis advises each private and general public sector organisations on sustainable small business procedures.

Obtaining attained degrees at the University of Oxford, Northeastern University (United states) and the College of Tub, Professor Bowen secured progressively more senior tutorial appointments at the University of Sheffield and the University of Calgary (Canada), in which she was Affiliate Dean for Investigation. She has also held viewing fellowships at the University of Oxford and Nanyang Technological College (Singapore).

In her recent part at UEA, Professor Bowen is accountable for seven educational Universities encompassing 6,000 students and 400 educational staff members. She has also led institutionally considerable assignments throughout the University’s broader portfolio, together with the advancement of its global engagement tactic.

Queen Mary’s President and Principal, Professor Colin Bailey, reported of the appointment: “Professor Bowen is an superb tutorial leader, with a solid affinity to our values and mission, and I am specific she will be a terrific asset to Queen Mary after once more. I am delighted she is re-becoming a member of Queen Mary in this important function, wherever I glance forward to doing the job with her to supply the following chapter of our University Strategy.”