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Janet Legrand elected as Senior Lay Member

Janet Legrand has been elected as the Senior Lay member on the University’s governing body, the University Court, for a period of three years from 1 August 2020.

Experts wanted for Covid-19 Outbreak Expert Database

The Knowledge Exchange Unit at UK Parliament are looking for those with relevant research expertise to join their database and provide expert insights into Covid-19 and its impacts.

Vice-Principal (Interim) Corporate Services

The Principal has announced the newest member of his Senior Leadership Team.

Results of the University Court Staff Member elections

Following the recent elections for staff member positions on the University’s governing body, Court, the successful candidates have been announced.

Senate election results announced

Nominations for Senate, the University’s supreme academic body, have now closed and the results have been announced.

Candidates announced for University Court Elections 2020

The call for nominations has now closed and the candidates for Academic Staff Member and Professional Services Staff Member on the University Court have been announced.

University staff become Royal Society of Edinburgh Fellows

Twelve academics have been named as Royal Society of Edinburgh Fellows within the 2020 cohort.

Row Britannia to raise money for Sport Relief

Edinburgh University Boat Club (EUBC) will be rowing 2,020 miles in 20 hours and 20 minutes in aid of Sport Relief.

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