Professor Chris Linton is the Provost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Loughborough University.
He studied as an undergraduate at Jesus College, Oxford and obtained his PhD from the University of Bristol in 1988.
He moved to Loughborough in 1993 and prior to becoming Provost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor he was Dean of the Faculty of Science. Before that he served for six years as Head of the School of Mathematics.
Professor Linton's research focuses on mathematical techniques associated with wave diffraction theory.