Dr Justin Thacker has been appointed as the Academic Director at Cliff College from June 2018.
Justin has been undertaking the role of Academic Director for the last twelve months but has now been confirmed in the permanent role.
Justin brings a wealth of experience to this role having been the Academic Dean at both Cliff College and ForMission in Birmingham. He has also served as the International Director at the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health and as the Head of Theology at the Evangelical Alliance.
Justin will play a key role in the new leadership team of the College alongside Revd Ashley Cooper, appointed as Principal in September 2017, and Paul Taylor, appointed as the Operations Director in October 2017.
Revd Ashley Cooper said, ‘I am delighted that we have appointed Justin to this role permanently and lookforward to working with him in the leadership of the College. Justin brings great experience and gifts to the role and will be a key part of the College leadership as we strive to equip the church in evangelism andmission.’