University of dundee vice chancellor

University of dundee vice chancellor

University Executive Office

The University Executive Office is a key directorate providing support for the development and delivery of the University’s strategic plans, objectives and priorities. The University Executive Office provides the executive support and coordination for high quality strategic programme and project management initiatives.

Strategic Planning

The Strategic Planning Office provides support for the development and delivery of the University’s Strategic Plan to 2022 and access to a range of related information and documents. This activity underpins the University’s financial planning process, the provision of strategic data analysis and management information to decision makers and responsibility for the statistical and regulatory returns.

Business Transformation

The Business Transformation programme will enhance the way we deliver professional services at a cultural, organisational and operational level. Through the delivery of repeatable, reliable ways of working supported by the generation of strong data that enables strategic decisions to deliver excellence in research and learning. By giving our people the right skills, expertise and technology, we’ll ensure the University continues to meet its strategic objectives.

Visit the Business Transformation website

NHS Liaison

The NHS is a key partner of the University in the delivery of health related education and research programmes. The Academic Health Science Partnership (AHSP) was established in 2014 between the University and NHS Tayside to bring together the delivery of healthcare services, education, quality improvement and research with the purpose of improving the health and wellbeing of patients.

Visit the Academic Health Science Partnership (AHSP) website

University of dundee vice chancellor

Principal and Vice Chancellor

  • Pete Downes
  • Principal & Vice-Chancellor
    Contact: Valerie Dorward (Personal Assistant)

VP Executive Group

  • Wendy Alexander
  • Vice-Principal (International)
    Contact: Michelle Hendry (Personal Assistant)
  • Nic Beech
  • Vice-Principal (Academic Planning and Performance)
    Contact: Lynsey McIrvine (Personal Assistant)
  • Andrew Hewett
  • Director of Finance
    Contact: Zoe Rae (Personal Assistant)
  • Karl Leydecker
  • Vice-Principal (Learning & Teaching)
    Contact: Dawn Ingham (Personal Assistant)
  • Jim McGeorge
  • Secretary of the University
    Contact: Jane Fleming (Personal Assistant)
  • Pamela Milne
  • Director of Human Resources and Organisational Development
    Contact: Dawn Robertson (Personal Assistant)
  • Tim Newman
  • Vice-Principal (Research, Knowledge Exchange and Wider Impact)
    Contact: Nicola Millar (Personal Assistant)
  • Thomas Veit
  • Director of External Relations
    Contact: Beverly Smeaton (Personal Assistant)