Isobel Rossiter

Isobel Rossiter is the current Head of Student Recruitment and Admissions at the University of Plymouth, leading one of the largest professional service teams in the University. She has been in this role since 2014.

As part of the Senior Leadership team of the External Relations Directorate and working closely with Academic Faculties, she contributes to the strategic direction and operational management of teams engaged with student recruitment marketing, outreach, and admissions activities. Her role also includes a focus on widening participation into higher education, with operational oversight of the Children’s University for Devon and Cornwall and UniConnect (formerly known as the National Collaborative Outreach Programme), which works across 14 of the region’s HE and FE providers and is supported by the Office for Students.

In addition to her current role, Isobel’s previous work has focused on delivering strategic direction in a diverse range of international contexts with particular reference to international student recruitment, international collaboration and partnership development in India, the Middle East, Africa and China.