Marcus has worked in higher education for over 20 years across a number of professional disciplines predominantly linked to marketing, covering areas such as PR, publishing, research, student recruitment, fundraising, alumni, international marketing and events. In recent years he has led services such as Estates and Commercial Services as well as various corporate level projects, in addition to the marketing and communications portfolio. Marcus was also Programme Director for the development of the University’s Lanarkshire Campus – leading the team that delivered the £110m campus that is now widely recognised as one of Scotland’s most innovative and flexible higher education learning environments.
As Vice-Principal, Planning and Recruitment, Marcus has Executive responsibility for Strategic Planning, Marketing, Student Recruitment, International Centre, London Campus, Sport and the Programme Management Office. Marcus is also Executive sponsor for the University’s campuses in Ayr and Dumfries.
Executive Assistant - Rachel McWhirter Rachel.McWhirter@uws.ac.uk
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