Rector Year 2

The second year of my three year term as Rector, came to an end in March 2020. Reflecting on 2019 in this role now seems very long ago, as so much has changed for everyone. However, it is important to do so, and, as in the first year, I was welcomed across campuses and at … More Rector Year 2

Rectorial address

Image credits: University of Edinburgh/Douglas Robertson Thank you – to the Principal, Eleri, Harriet, and a big welcome to everyone that has come here today I’m really glad that members of my family, and neighbours and friends have been able to join us too. I hope that you will all have an enjoyable afternoon. Take … More Rectorial address

Thank you

Thank you for all your support, I’m proud to be your new rector! The Rector is elected for a period of three years and presides at the University’s governing body, the University Court. The Rector also chairs meetings of the General Council in the absence of the Chancellor, and works closely with Edinburgh University Students’ … More Thank you