SladeProfessor Christina Slade
Bath Spa University
Before being appointed Vice-Chancellor of Bath Spa University in January 2012, Christina was Dean of the Schools of Arts & Social Sciences at City University, London and before that was was Dean of Humanities at Macquarie University, Australia and Professor of Media Theory at the University of Utrecht, Netherlands. As an academic, her research interests range from the philosophical foundations of communication theory, through to issues of the global public sphere and its fragmentation under the impact of new technologies. She trained as a philosopher of logic and language and at Bath Spa, Christina is leading the university through a world-class campus development project and developing internationalisation and public-private partnerships.