Our Governors


Mike Weed

External Governor

Professor Mike Weed is Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research & Enterprise) at Canterbury Christ Church University, a role in which he has strategic leadership responsibility for Research, Knowledge Exchange, Enterprise and Graduate Employment across the University.

Externally, Mike is an Executive Committee Member of the Research and Enterprise Network for Universities (RENU) and convenes and a Research and Enterprise sub-group for the Cathedrals Group. Mike’s is Strategic Director of the Centre for Sport, Physical Education and Activity Research (SPEAR), and has led translational work and contracts for government departments (eg: Health, Education, and Digital, Culture, Media and Sport), the commercial sector (e.g. Lloyds Banking Group, Sainsburys, Coca-Cola Enterprises) and various other public and third sector organisations (e.g. Terres des Hommes, Mayor of London, Heritage Lottery Fund.