Dr Michael Pinfold
Director of Student Engagement
Dr. Michael Pinfold has worked in Higher Education for over twenty years, both locally and internationally. He has an extensive understanding of delivery at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, and has worked with private sector and public sector institutions.
He is an approachable and supportive colleague, and willing to engage with staff and students at all levels. In his role as Director of Student Engagement his intentions are clear:
- The voices of students are always to be heard, considered, and offered response
- The needs of students are always to be prioritised in institutional planning
- The life-cycle of students, from initial enquiry to award completion, requires unwavering engagement
- The future of students, as Alumni of Regent College, is paramount to the success of the college.
Dr. Pinfold has a track record of working effectively to promote the institutions for which he has worked. He is inclusive of all members of any academic community, and appreciates the levels of diversity that can exist and prosper across the entire sector. He was Head of Collaborative Provision at the University of Gloucestershire, overseeing a global portfolio, from 2008 to 2012. He progressed to the position of Academic Principal at Regent College from 2013 to 2017, contributing to the development of the institution alongside the leadership of Dr. Selva Pankaj, CEO and Principal.
He is delighted to be able to serve and support the community further.