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

  • Central Management Group
  • Ethical Fundraising Advisory Group
  • Policy and Resources Committee
  • Principal's Strategy Group
  • Social Responsibility and Sustainability Committee

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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