Michael Arthur

Michael Arthur the new Secretary and Registrar took a law degree at Kings College, London. He then worked at Imperial College, first in the Students Union as a legal and welfare officer, then looking after halls of residence and finally in the secretariat. In 1988 he moved to LSE in where he had responsibilites for developing the School’s physical estate, both academic and residential as In 1998 he moved to the University of Southampton where he was Director of Corporate Services, with responsibilities for legal and constitutional matters. Since he left university he has qualified as a Chartered Secretary, achieved membership of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development and a masters degree in law — all as a result of part-time study.

He says, "I am absolutely delighted to be here and look forward to putting my experience and qualifications to good use in helping this wonderful institution in the exciting times that lie ahead."