Matthew Lawson

Senior SRS Learning, Teaching and Reporting Manager


Matthew Lawson is currently Senior SRS Learning, Teaching and Reporting Manager.

Previously, he held the roles of  Senior SRS Programmes Manager and Student Engagement, Events & Reporting Programme Manager.

Prior to this, he worked at Transition Edinburgh University. After completing his undergraduate degree in International Relations, Matthew got involved in a variety of community and environmental groups while studying for a Masters in Multi-level and Regional Politics. His research focused on climate change policy in Scotland.

His current role includes responsibility for social responsibility and sustainability reporting, benchmarking, developing sector-wide and external partnerships, liaising with academic degree programmes and courses, as well as having oversight of the department’s outreach and student engagement activities.

Matthew has worked for the University since 2011.