Campus Services
Royal Dick School of Veterinary Studies Campus Services

Operations and Support Services

Campus services provide professional support and guidance in HR, Facilities Management, Health & Safety, Information Technology and Finance

The vision for Easter Bush Campus Operations and Support Services:

  • Ensure active employee engagement within Easter Bush Campus
  • Improve communication across the Easter Bush Campus
  • Create a collective sense of purpose within the Easter Bush Operations and Services team
  • Maximise the benefits of merged Campus
  • Ensure the sustainability of the Easter Bush Campus for the future

The Campus Operations Team is split into three areas:

  • Veterinary School and Large Animal Services led by Tim King
  • Research and Campus Services led by Val White
  • Veterinary Services which is divided into three areas:

  1. Hospital for Small Animals

    • ​​Head of Companion Animal Sciences – Dr Richard Mellanby

    • Director of the Hospital for Small Animals – Dr Patrick Burns

  2. Equine Veterinary Services

    • Head of Equine Sciences – Dr Bruce McGorum

    • Director of Equine Clinical Services – Dr John Keen

  3. Production Animal Services
    • Academic Head of Farm Animal Section – Dr Alastair Macrae

Human Resources

The Human Resources team provide a comprehensive human resources service for the whole Campus and are part of a wider Human Resources support service within the University.

Facilities Management

Facilities team at Easter Bush Campus
The Facilities team has responsibility for the campus buildings and also for the technical support staff across campus. They work closely with colleagues from the University's Estates and Buildings service.

Health and Safety

Health & Safety team
The Health and Safety team coordinate health and safety activities across the Campus, ensuring that all activity complies with both statutory obligations and University health and safety policy.

Information Technology

Supporting users across the Campus, the Information Technology team provide front line support in addition to a number of specialist IT services supporting teaching, research and clinical activities.


The Easter Bush Finance team within the campus supports the wide range of financial services required.

Purchasing and Stores

The Easter Bush Campus Purchasing and Stores team, providing an essential service for your material and purchasing requirements across the Easter Bush Campus.