Professor Guy Daly

Prof. Guy Daly


Professor Guy Daly

Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education and Students)

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Professor Guy Daly is Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education and Students) and is responsible for providing direction, leadership and overall management of the education and student experience portfolio for Coventry University Group.  Prior to taking on the role of DVC (Education and Students), he was Pro Vice-Chancellor (Health and Life Sciences). 

He is currently a Non-Executive Director of University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust. In addition, he is a trustee of: ExtraCare, a leading not-for-profit developer of housing for over 55 year olds; RESEC (Research in Elderly and Specialist Care), which aims to improve the quality of research in specialist and elderly care; and The Human City Institute (HCI), a third sector social policy think-tank.

Guy has also been a member of various national UK and local groups and bodies including: Executive Member (International/Global) of Council of Deans of Health (affiliated to Universities UK), West Midlands Clinical Senate, West Midlands Combined Authority Wellbeing Board, Coventry Health and Wellbeing Board, and was a Non-Executive Director of Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership NHS Trust. He was a member of the Coventry and Warwickshire Sustainability Transformation Partnership (STP) Better Health - Better Care - Better Value Board and chaired its Clinical Design Authority Board.

He is a social policy academic and his research interests are in health policy, social care (personalisation, choice, adult social care), housing policy, local government, and the governance of public services generally.

Coventry University ranked 15 in the UK
Coventry University awarded TEF GOLD Teaching Excellence Framework
University of the year for student experience
QS Five Star Rating 2019
Coventry City of Culture 2021