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Contact details for the Principal and his support staff. *** Please note: In line with Scottish Government advice we are currently working from home and so are unable to answer the office phones and post is only being collected intermittently. To get in touch, please email ***


Professor Peter Mathieson (MBBS(Hons)(Lond), PhD(Cantab), FRCP(Lond), FRCPE, FMedSci, FRSE)

Principal and Vice-Chancellor

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N.B. emails sent to are read by Principal's Office staff.

The Principal's Office postal address

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Old College
South Bridge

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Sarah Russell

Principal's Personal Assistant & Diary Manager

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Fiona Boyd

Head of Stakeholder Relations & Senior Executive Officer

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Nicola Helliwell

Executive Officer

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