Management and Structure of the School of Engineering

The School of Engineering is one of the largest in the University of Edinburgh, comprising over 150 staff and over 350 postgraduates. The School occupies approximately 10,000m2 in over ten buildings on the University's King's Buildings site in South Edinburgh.

We have listed below our senior management and staff groupings for easier navigation. You can also use our Search form or browse all people working at the School of Engineering.

Head of School

Professor Conchur O Bradaigh

PA for Head of School: Ms Louise Farquharson

Director of Research

Professor Gareth Harrison

Deputy Director of Research

Professor Bernard Mulgrew

Director of Internationalisation

Professor Tom Bruce

Director of Professional Services

Ms Bridgeen McCloskey

Deputy Director of Professional Services

Ms Katherine Moore

Research Institutes

Bioengineering

Head: Professor Alistair Elfick
Secretary: Ms Diane Reid
» All IBioE staff

Digital Communications

Head: Dr Nicholas Polydorides
Secretary: Ms Jacqueline Gordon
» All IDCOM staff

Energy Systems

Head: Professor David Ingram
Secretary: Miss Karen Brocklehurst
» All IES staff

Infrastructure and Environment

Head: Prof Alistair Borthwick
Secretary: Ms Jacqueline Gordon
» All IIE staff

Integrated Micro and Nano Systems

Head: Professor Ian Underwood
Secretary: Ms Katrina Saridakis
» All IMNS staff

Materials and Processes

Head: Prof Vasileios Koutsos
Secretary: Ms Laura Smith
» All IMP staff

Multiscale Thermofluids

Head: Prof Mark Linne
Secretary: Ms Laura Smith
» All IMT staff

Academic and Teaching Staff

Director of Teaching

Mr Stephen Warrington

Head of Graduate School

Head of Graduate School: Dr Prashant Valluri
Graduate School Administrators: Miss Sheila McBain and Mr Stephen Graham

Teaching Organisation Administrator

Mrs Laura Smith

School Liaison Officer

Dr Andrew Firth

Engineering Disciplines

Chemical Engineering

Director: Professor Lev Sarkisov
Programme Manager: Dr Jennifer Skilling
» All Chemical Engineering staff

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Director: Professor Tim Stratford
Programme Manager: Dr Antonis Giannopoulos
» All Civil and Environmental Engineering staff

Electronics and Electrical Engineering

Director: Professor John Thompson
Programme Manager: Dr Alister Hamilton
» All Electronics and Electrical Engineering staff

Mechanical Engineering

Director: Dr Frank Mill
» All Mechanical Engineering staff

PGR and Research Staff

Engineering Technical and Support Staff

A-Z Staff at the School of Engineering

A-Z People

Professor Conchur O Bradaigh, Head of the School of Engineering, profile picture
Professor Conchur O Bradaigh, Head of the School of Engineering
Professor Gareth Harrison, Director of Research, School of Engineering, profile picture
Professor Gareth Harrison, Director of Research