Honorary graduates 2018/19

Those awarded honorary degrees between 1 August 2018 and 31 July 2019.

Mr David James Gow, CBE

Mr David James Gow, CBE

Head of SMART Services, NHS Scotland and Inventor of the bionic hand

Doctor of Science

Professor Nicola Lacey, CBE

Professor Nicola Lacey, CBE

Criminal law theorist

Doctor of Laws

Mr Sabyasachi Mukherjee

Mr Sabyasachi Mukherjee

Director of the (CSMVS) Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya formerly Prince of Wales Museum, Mumbai

Doctor honoris causa

Professor William Stirling

Professor William Stirling

Former Director, Institut Laue Langevin (ILL), Grenoble, France

Doctor of Science

Professor Andrew Walls

Andrew Walls

Honorary Professor, School of Social and Political Science

Doctor of Divinity

Other distinctions 

Professor Helen Sang, Dr Vicky MacRae & Ms Catherine Eastwood

For leading the Roslin Institute’s Athena SWAN related activities, advancing support of gender equality

Principal's Medal for Exceptional Service (joint)