University vice-chancellor steps down as investigation is launched

Professor Dominic Shellard
The launch of an investigation by regulators has led to the resignation of professor Dominic Shellard, the vice-chancellor of Leicester De Montfort University. Shellard had been head of the university since 2010 and has stepped down following watchdog, the Office for Students, "looking into a number of regulatory matters" at the university, which had first reported " an issue" last autumn. The Office for Students said there was "no presumption of wrongdoing by the university", but declined to comment on the nature of the investi... For the full story register now for free or login below...