Our staff

All staff play an important role in supporting the RSE to achieve its mission. Staff work in accordance with our operational standards and values, which are to:

  • Operate objectively, with complete integrity, honesty and political impartiality;
  • Be open and in touch at all times;
  • Provide a professional service in all areas of service delivery;
  • Earn respect and trust;
  • Work with and learn from others;
  • Make best use of and value resources.

As an employer we place great importance on staff health and well-being, diversity in the workplace and supporting learning and development needs.

Job and work placement opportunities are advertised here when available.

Our Teams


 

Professor Jocelyn Bell Burnell DBE

 

Professor Alan Alexander OBE

 RSE President  RSE General Secretary


Dr Rebekah Widdowfield

Gordon Adam

Graeme Herbert

Kate Ellis
Chief Executive Deputy Chief Executive Director of Corporate Services Director of Finance
0131 240 2781 0131 240 5015 0131 240 5010


Julie Steele
Executive Officer
0131 240 5022
Private fax: 0131 240 5025


Anne Fraser

Hannah Ormston

Rita Vėlavičiūtė

Hannah Chater
Awards Manager Research Awards & Impact Officer Research Awards Officer Enterprise Officer
0131 240 5013 0131 240 2790 0131 240 2782 0131 240 2799


Vicki Hammond

Jenny Liddell

Hannah Robertson

Debbie Morris
Journals and Archive Officer Senior Communications Officer PR & Marketing Officer
(on Maternity leave)
Marketing & Communications Assistant
0131 240 5039 0131 240 5019 0131 240 2792 0131 240 2798


Graeme Herbert

Jennifer Cameron

Karen O’Neill

Laura Earley
Director of Corporate Services Information Services Manager Corporate Services Assistant Records Management Officer
0131 240 5015 0131 240 5021 0131 240 2791 0131 240 5012


Róisín Calvert-Elliott

Catriona Blair

Karen Sim

Kate Kennedy
Head of Events and International Senior Events Officer Events Officer Outreach Officer
Relations (Mon–Thurs) (Mon, Thurs & Fri) (Mon–Wed & Fri)
0131 240 5026 0131 240 5028 0131 240 5038 07502 111 610

Hannah Bentley

Nazia Khan
Events Officer Events Assistant
0131 240 5029 0131 240 5035/2780


Morven Chisholm

Ashleigh Thow
Fellowship & Young Academy Manager Membership Assistant
o131 240 5018 0131 240 2794


Kate Ellis

Shona O’Brien

Jean Geoghegan

Jan Williams
Director of Finance Financial Controller Senior Finance Officer Finance Officer
(Mon 8.30 am–5 pm,
Tues, Wed & Thurs 8.30 am–4 pm,
Fri 8.30 am–3 pm)
(Mon–Thurs
9 am–3 pm)
(Tues, Wed & Fri
9 am–4.30 pm)
0131 240 5010 0131 240 5016 0131 240 5030 0131 240 5033


Westaly Duignan

Jennifer McCoull
Development Manager Legacies & Individual Gifts Manager
0131 240 2786 0131 240 5023


Christel Baudère
Senior HR Advisor
0131 240 5036


Alan Salonika

Karen Sim
International Relations Manager International Events Officer
0131 240 2785 0131 240 5038 (not in Thursdays)


Bristow Muldoon

William Hardie

Craig Denham

Paul Stuart
Head of Policy Advice and Policy Advice Manager Policy Advice Officer Policy Advice Officer
Parliamentary Affairs
0131 240 2787 0131 240 5031 0131 240 2789 0131 240 5020


Karen Sim
Events Officer
)131 240 5038 (not in Thursdays)


Martina Hlinkova
 
George Pendleton
 
Brian Scott
Venue Manager  Facilities Officer  Facilities Officer
0131 240 5034/5001  0131 2405011  0131 240 5017
 

Fiona O’Keeffe

Lesley-Ann Stewart
 
Paul Bell

Donna Martin
Venue Assistant Venue Assistant (Evenings) Venue Assistant (Evenings) Venue Assistant
0131 240 5001 0131 240 5001 0131 240 5001 0131 240 5001


Morven Chisholm

Sarah Virgo
Fellowship & Young Academy Manager Young Academy Officer
0131 240 5018 0131 240 5027