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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.
Explanation of the structure and key statutory bodies of The Open University, the Council, Senate and General Assembly, plus the OU Charter.
Members of The Open University’s senior management team, and their roles and departmental responsibilities.