New boss at university

Have your say

Sheffield Hallam University has appointed Tracey Lancaster as its new director of corporate affairs.

The role is newly created and she will be responsible for corporate communications, marketing, UK student recruitment, admissions, schools and college liaison and partnership development.

She is currently director of external relations for The University of Birmingham.

Professor Philip Jones, vice chancellor of SHU, said: “Tracey’s skills and experience made her the perfect candidate for this role.”