Prof Anne Boddington

Professor Anne Boddington is Dean of College of Arts and Humanities. She first joined the Faculty of Arts in January 1999 as Head of the School of Architecture & Design (1999-2006) and has been Dean of College of Arts and Humanities since 2006.

From 2005-2010 she was also Director of the Centre for Excellence in Teaching and Learning through Design (CETLD) She has extensive experience of academic and research leadership and management in Higher Education, particularly with reference to Design, Innovation and knowledge exchange in the Creative and Cultural Industries.

Anne is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (RSA) and an affiliate member of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA). She is an elected member and Vice Chair of the Executive for the Council for Higher Education in Art & Design (CHEAD). She was a member of the Design Educators Association (DEED) Executive between 2000 and 2005 and its Chair (2002-05). Between 1999-2003 she was also an Executive member of the Standing Conference of Heads of School of Architecture (SCHOSA). She is on the Board of Governors’ for Northbrook College Sussex and Trustee Member of the Board at the Design Council.

She has extensive experience as an External Examiner and in Quality Assurance Review as well as extensive experience of the peer review of research including as a member of the AHRC Peer Review College. Between 2005-2009 she was a member of the HEFCE Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) 2008 Sub Panel for Art & Design. She was Deputy Chair and a member of Sub Panel 34 Art & Design: History Practice and Theory for the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014 and is also a member of EDAP, the Equality and Diversity Advisory Panel advising the REF team, the UK Higher Education Funding Councils and the Main Panel Chairs on detailed implementation of the REF procedures to promote Equality and Diversity.