Governance

HM The Queen is Patron of the British School at Rome.

HRH Princess Alexandra, the Hon. Lady Ogilvy, KG, GCVO, is President of the BSR.

The BSR’s governing body (trustees) is the President and the Council.

The Director, Professor Christopher Smith, acts as the BSR’s Chief Executive.

Under the terms of the Royal Charter, Council members are appointed by the Council. At least seven members must be selected from the fields of specialisation and work enshrined in the BSR’s objectives.

Council is advised by two faculties and one subcommittee: the Faculty of Archaeology, History and Letters, the Faculty of the Fine Arts and the Finance and Personnel Subcommittee.

The Chief Executive and Secretary of the British Academy, Dr Robin Jackson, is invited to observe Council meetings.

Council members can be contacted via the Registrar, Dr Gill Clark.

 

Conflict of Interest Policy for trustees

Council

Professor Graeme Barker

Mr Colin Blackmore FP

Ms Eliza Bonham Carter

Dr Loyd Grossman

Mr Michael N Higgin (Hon. Treasurer) FP

Mr Ian HodgsonFP

Mr Tim Llewellyn (Chairman) FP

Ms Vivien Lovell FP

Professor Rosamond McKitterick FP

Dr Nicholas Penny

Mr Eric Parry

Dr Susan Walker

Professor Marina Warner (Deputy Chair)

Ms Jane Wentworth

FP = member of Finance and Personnel Subcommittee

Faculty of the Fine Arts

Mr Stephen Chambers

Prof. Maria Chevska

Ms Prue Chiles

Dr Penelope Curtis

Ms Caroline Douglas

Mr Roger Hiorns

Ms Vanessa Jackson

Ms Penny Johnson

Dr Isobel Johnstone

Ms Vivien Lovell (Chair) C

Mr Hugh Petter

Mr Karsten Schubert

Dr Helen Sear

Mr Stephen Witherford

C = member of Council

Faculty of Archaeology, History and Letters

Dr Marta Ajmar

Professor Graeme Barker (Chair of Archaeology) C

Dr Mark Bradley (Editor of PBSR)

Professor Anna Bull

Professor Carlo Caruso

Mr Hugo Chapman

Dr Neil Christie

Dr Alison Cooley

Professor John Foot

Professor Robert Gordon

Professor Rosamond McKitterick (Chair) C

Prof. Brian Richardson

Dr MaryAnne Stevens

Professor Rosemary Sweet

Dr Susan Walker (Chair of Publications) C

C = member of Council


 

The British School at Rome is regulated by Royal Charter and is a registered charity in England & Wales No.314176


1912 Original royal charter



1995 Supplemental Charter



2012 amendments Privy Council order