The Principal's Office

Professor Jonathan Seckl

Jonathan Seckl is the Professor of Molecular Medicine and Vice-Principal Planning, Resources and Research Policy.

Areas of responsibility as Vice-Principal Planning, Resources and Research Policy

  • Overall responsibility for University-wide Research Policy
  • With Directors of Planning and Finance, develop the University's Strategic Plan, oversee the annual planning round, prepare the annual budget and recommend resource allocations
  • With the Director of Estates, prioritise estates projects; Chair the Estates Committee and the Space Management Group

University level committee membership

  • Estates Committee
  • Policy and Resources Committee
  • Space Enhancement and Management Group
  • University Executive

Contact details

For Vice-Principal matters, Jonathan can be contact via his assistant Angela Penman on the telephone number below or direct by email.

Professor Jonathan Seckl

Vice-Principal Planning, Resources and Research Policy

  • Charles Stewart House
  • University of Edinburgh

Contact details



9-16 Chambers Street

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