Find out more about the Principal, Professor Peter Mathieson, by reading his biography.
Find out more about the role of Principal and Vice-Chancellor.
The Principal is supported by a team of Vice-Principals, Assistant Principals and Senior Managers.
The University's organisational structure showing: Heads of Colleges and Schools, Heads of Professional Services Groups and key departments, and Vice and Assistant Principals.
Previous Principals of the University of Edinburgh.
Peter Mathieson reviews his first 80 days in post as Principal and Vice-Chancellor, and sets out his initial thoughts on plans for the future.
Principal's Office staff's key responsibilities and contact information.
The Principal's Teaching Award Scheme and the Principal's Medals are just two of many ways in which the University encourages and celebrates the achievements of its staff and students.