Vice-Chancellor and President of Loughborough University
Prof Robert Allison is the Vice-Chancellor and President of Loughborough University. He holds a BA degree in Geography at Hull University. Professor Alison has contributed to a number of organisations including the Natural Environment Research Council, Higher Education Funding Council for England and the Department for Business Innovation and Skills. He also sits on the Board of Midlands Innovation, a partnership between the Universities of Aston, Birmingham, Cranfield, Keele, Leicester, Loughborough, Nottingham and Warwick. He has been a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society since 1990, serving on many committees. He has also been Chair of the British Society for Geomorphology. Professor Allison is the recipient of a number of honours and awards for his research and teaching.