Chaplaincy Committee

The University Chaplaincy Committee is a formal committee of the University of Edinburgh.

The University Chaplaincy Committee acts as a support/advisory group for the University Chaplaincy. Its membership comprises staff and students from a wide range of backgrounds and traditions.

Membership (2013-14)

The normal period of office is four years, and members are eligible for re-appointment for no more than one further period of four years.

Convenor

  • Professor David Fergusson

Staff members

  • Ms Janet Rennie
  • Prof John Plevris
  • Mr Robert Lawrie
  • Dr Hamish Macleod
  • Dr Fanney Kristmundsdottir
  • Dr Peter Moles
  • Professor S. Jay Brown
  • Dr Sara Parvis
  • Prof Wilson Poon
  • Prof Hugh Goddard
  • Ms Jean Grier
  • Dr Hannah Holtschneider
  • Ms Jo Holtan
  • Ms Karen Bowman
  • Dr Nacim Pak-Shiraz
  • Mr Kenneth Amieshi
  • Dr Dorothy Watson
  • Professor Ian Campbell
  • Dr Chris Harding
  • Dr Liz Grant
  • Mr Euan Fergusson

Student members

  • Ms Nadia Mehdi
  • Mr Mark MacLeod
  • Ms Briana Pegado
  • Mr Teodor-Georg Borz
  • Mr Saul Aryeh Kohn
  • Mr Faheem Akhter
  • Mr Adam Michalchuk
  • Mr Alex Afnan
  • Mr Luke Hecht

In attendance

  • Rev Dr Harriet Harris (University Chaplain)
  • Rev Ali Newell (Associate Chaplain)
  • An Honorary Chaplain
  • Chaplaincy Committee Secretaries: Mr Chris Hutchings, Ms Stephanie West

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