The Principal's Office

Professor Charlie Jeffery

Charlie Jeffery is Professor of Politics and Senior Vice-Principal.

Areas of responsibility as Senior Vice-Principal

Oversee and play a leading role in the development of strategy and policy in the areas of:

  • Responsibility for student experience, learning and teaching across the University
  • Public affairs - external communications and relations with key stakeholders in education, local government and the business community
  • Oversight of Development & Alumni
  • Internal communications to staff and students in order to support the delivery of university-wide policy and priorities
  • Co-ordination of the input of thematic Vice-Principal's into the University's annual planning round.

University level committee membership

  • Ethical Fundraising Advisory Group
  • Policy and Resources Committee
  • Social Responsibility and Sustainability Committee
  • University Executive

Contact details

Charlie Jeffery can be contacted via his assistant Angela Penman on the telephone number below or direct by email.

Professor Charlie Jeffery

Senior Vice-Principal

  • Senior Vice-Principal's Office
  • University of Edinburgh

Contact details



Charles Stewart House
9-16 Chambers Street

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