High-earning college vice chancellors attend meetings which decide their salaries 

Mail Online | 5/19/2020 | Daily Mail Australia Reporter
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Four out of five vice chancellors are allowed to attend the meetings which decide their salaries despite an outcry over bloated pay.

Figures obtained by the University and College Union show 81 per cent can sit in on the discussions.

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Critics say this can compromise the independence of the decision.

Average pay for vice chancellors – not including benefits – rose by 3.5 per cent this year, from £245,000 to £253,000.

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Earlier this year, Britain’s best-paid vice chancellor, Dame Glynis Breakwell, left her £471,000-a-year position at Bath University following an outcry.

The UCU obtained the new data from 135 of the country’s 158 universities.

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The vice chancellor was allowed to attend meetings at 109 and was a committee member at nine, including...
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