Published: 4 November 2005 at 12:27
Professor Martin Reynolds will join Anglia Ruskin University as the new Dean of the Ashcroft International Business School (AIBS) on 1 February 2006, to coincide with the retirement of Philip Knowles who has been Dean of the Business School for 5 years.
Professor Reynolds, who was educated in Scunthorpe, is currently Dean of the Business School at Nottingham Trent University where he has worked in various senior management positions for the past 15 years. Before moving to Nottingham, he held posts at Sheffield Hallam University where he lectured in Accounting, Finance and Information Systems. He obtained a first class honours degree and a doctorate in Economics from the University of York and, in total, has over 25 years experience of higher education in the UK.
As the Dean of the Ashcroft International Business School, Professor Reynolds will have overall responsibility for strategic development and leadership.
Commenting on his appointment, he gave a clear indication of where his priorities lie:
Professor Tidmarsh, Vice Chancellor of Anglia Ruskin University said: