Stuart is Vice-Chancellor and President of University of Warwick.  He is responsible for ensuring the delivery of excellence in education and research within the region, nationally and internationally.  He leads of team of over 7,000 people supporting some 29,000 students with global research connections.


During his career Stuart has contributed to many publications focused on international security, which include a series of books including Culture, Crisis and America’s War on terror  and Securitizing Islam, along with a further dozen books.


Stuart is currently Chair of Universities West Midlands, and has previous chaired the Midlands Innovation Board and the national Equality Challenge Unit.


Appointed 2021