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Prof Roger Eccleston
Roger Eccleston Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) at Sheffield Hallam University, leading the development and delivery of the overall academic strategy.
Prior to his appointment as DVC, Roger was Pro Vice-Chancellor for Research and Global Engagement, leading on all matters relating to research, innovation and knowledge exchange, and the implementation of the University's global engagement plans.
Roger joined Sheffield Hallam in 2012, as PVC and Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Computing Engineering and Science (ACES). Prior to this, he spent three years as Dean of the School of Science and Technology at Nottingham Trent University. From 2007-09 he was Director of Technology at the Science and Technology Facilities Council
Roger is an alumnus of Sheffield Hallam, having completed a BSc in applied science at Sheffield City Polytechnic. He also holds a PhD in Physics from the University of Warwick.