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Governance & Management
Administration and governance of the OU, including our formal structure, Vice-Chancellor and Chancellor.
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The role and career of the current OU Chancellor, Baroness Lane-Fox of Soho, and the current OU Pro-Chancellor, Richard Gillingwater.
Members of The Open University’s senior management team, and their roles and departmental responsibilities.
Governance at the University as defined by Royal Charter, including its officers, committees and procedures.
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