Professor George Boyne became Principal and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Aberdeen on 1 August 2018.

Professor Boyne has spent the majority of his academic career in Wales. He was Pro Vice-Chancellor, Head of the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences and a member of University Executive Board at Cardiff University since 2012.

He was previously Dean of Cardiff University‚Äôs Business School, and is a world-leading expert on the performance of public sector organisations. Professor Boyne has been a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences since 2010. 

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Principal's Office Contacts

Professor George Boyne - Principal and Vice-Chancellor
Email: boyne@abdn.ac.uk

Lois Brown - Executive Assistant to Principal and Vice-Chancellor
Tel: +44 (0)1224 272135
Email: lois.brown@abdn.ac.uk

Fiona Beedie - Admin Assistant (Mornings Only)
Tel: +44 (0)1224 272134
Email: fiona.beedie@abdn.ac.uk