Role and remuneration
As Vice-Chancellor, Professor Van de Noort has general responsibility to the University governing body – the Council – for maintaining and promoting the effectiveness, efficiency and good order of the University.
Robert chairs the Senate and the University Executive Board and is an ex-officio member of all major committees in the University, some of which he chairs.
In 2020/21 Robert’s annual salary was £198,000. He is a member of the University (USS) pension scheme. The employer pension contribution rate is currently 18% for all USS scheme members.
Robert’s salary and conditions of service are independently determined by the University’s Remuneration Committee, where he plays no part in the decision.