University Secretary's Group

Head of Group

Sarah Smith is the Head of the University Secretary's Group (USG) and also the University Secretary.

Sarah was appointed as Secretary to the University Court and Head of USG from 18 March 2013 and joined Edinburgh from the Scottish Government, where she was Director of Learning and Head of Policy Profession.

Sarah spent a secondment year with the University in 2007 as Associate Vice-Principal and was largely responsible for devising the University’s Internationalisation Strategy.


University secretary