GuildHE Chair plans retirement

The University College Plymouth St Mark and St John has today announced the retirement in the summer 2009 of the Principal, Professor David Baker. Professor Baker will be continuing with his role as Chair of GuildHE during this academic year.

Alice Hynes GuildHE Chief Executive Officer said “ Professor David Baker has been a key figure in the development of GuildHE and we are glad to know that he will continue to provide us with support and guidance this coming year. We have appreciated his energy and commitment to the success of his university college. This continues to be amply translated into strong support and enthusiasm for GuildHE and its work. Everyone at GuildHE will be wishing him well for the future but we know there will be much work to do over the next months as the DIUS Future of HE debate evolves and the range of current HE challenges expand.” 

A copy of the University College Plymouth St Mark & St John’s press release can be found here: