Staff Open Meeting - 27 January 2021

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For this meeting, Professor Tom Solomon, Director of the NIHR Health Protection Research Unit in Emerging and Zoonotic Infections and Associate Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Technology, Infrastructure and Environment in Health and Life Sciences, shared his expertise on the vaccination roll-out, the effectiveness of government restrictions, and the likely progression of the virus.

Vice-Chancellor, Professor Dame Janet Beer, set out the rationale for a new change programme being launched this semester to help us rethink and remodel key aspects of the way in which we deliver our professional support services. Programme Leads, Dr Carol Costello, Director of People and Services, and Nicola Davies, Director of Finance, provided more details on how the programme aims to make our professional services more efficient, effective and valued by everyone who uses them, while also offering staff greater clarity on roles and career opportunities.

Lynn Evans, Strategic Director for Liverpool Online, provided an introduction to the University’s new online education partnership with Kaplan Open Learning. Lynn shared our growth plan for Liverpool Online, within which we are committed to academic quality, high admissions standards and high levels of student satisfaction, which will help the University grow our global influence while protecting our academic integrity and reputation.


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