Colin Riordan#


Colin Riordan
Membership Number:5922
Membership type:ORDINARY
Section:LITERARY & THEATRICAL STUDIES
Elected:2021
Main Country of Residence:UNITED KINGDOM




Present and Previous Positions
  • 2012 - present President and Vice-Chancellor, Cardiff University
  • 2007 - 2012 Vice-Chancellor, University of Essex
  • 2005 - 2007 Faculty Pro-Vice-Chancellor, University of Newcastle upon Tyne
  • 2004 - 2005 Faculty Dean of Postgraduate Studies, University of Newcastle upon Tyne
  • 1998 - 2007 Professor of German, University of Newcastle upon Tyne
  • 1994 - 1998 Senior Lecturer in German, University of Wales, Swansea
  • 1986 - 1994 Lecturer in German, University of Wales, Swansea
  • 1982 - 1984 Lektor, Julius-Maximilians Universität-Würzburg

Fields of Scholarship
  • History of environmental ideas in German culture
  • Post-war German literature and culture

Honours and Awards
  • Fellow of the Learned Society of Wales
  • Vice-president and board member of Universities UK
  • Board member of the Leadership Foundation for Higher Education
  • Trustee, the Edge Foundation
  • Member of UK NARIC Advisory Council
  • Member of UCAS board of trustees
  • Board member of the Equality Challenge Unit
  • Chair, Universities UK International (UUKi)
  • Member of the International Education Council sponsored by the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills
  • Chair of the International Policy Network of Universities UK
  • 2013 Chair of Higher Education Wales



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