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


Anne Fraser – Awards Manager – 0131 240 5013
Hannah Ormston – Research Awards & Impact Officer – 0131 240 2790
Rita Vėlavičiūtė – Research Awards Officer – 0131 240 2782

 


Vicki Hammond – Journals and Archive Officer – 0131 240 5039
Jenny Liddell – Senior Communications Officer – 0131 240 5019
Hannah Robertson – PR & Marketing Officer – 0131 240 2792


Graeme Herbert – Director of Corporate Services – 0131 240 5015
Jennifer Cameron – Information Services Manager – 0131 240 5021
Karen O’Neill – Corporate Services Assistant – 0131 240 2791
Laura Earley – Records Management Officer (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday) – 0131 240 2794


Róisín Calvert-Elliott – Head of Events and International Relations – 0131 240 5026
Catriona Blair – Senior Events Officer (Monday, Thursday, Friday) – 0131 240 5028
Karen Sim – Events Officer (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday) – 0131 240 5038
Kate Kennedy – Outreach Officer – 07502 111 610
Hannah Bentley – Events Officer – 0131 240 5029
Rebecca Dudgeon – Events Assistant – 0131 240 5035 / 2780


Morven Chisholm – Fellowship & Young Academy Manager – 0131 240 5018


Kate Ellis – Director of Finance – 0131 240 5010
Shona O’Brien – Financial Controller – 0131 240 5016
Jean Geoghegan – Senior Finance Officer (Monday to Thursday) – 0131 240 5030
Jan Williams – Finance Officer (Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday) – 0131 240 5030


Jennifer Adams – Legacies & Individual Gifts Manager – 0131 240 5023
Westaly Duignan – Development Manager – 0131 240 2786


Christel Baudère – Senior HR Advisor – 0131 240 5036


Alan Salonika – International Relations Manager – 0131 240 2785
Karen Sim – International Events Officer (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday) – 0131 240 5038


Bristow Muldoon – Head of Policy Advice and Parliamentary Affairs – 0131 240 2787
William Hardie – Policy Advice Manager – 0131 240 5031
Craig Denham – Policy Advice Officer – 0131 240 2789


Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell – President
Professor Alan Alexander – General Secretary
Dr William Duncan – Chief Executive
Gordon Adam – Deputy Chief Executive – 0131 240 2781
Julie Steele – Executive Officer
Telephone No : +44 (0)131 240 5022
Private Fax No : +44 (0)131 240 5025


Martina Hlinkova – Venue Manager – 0131 240 5034/5001
George Pendleton – Facilities Officer – 0131 240 5011
Brian Scott – Facilities Officer – 0131 240 5017
Stuart Barber – Front of House Assistant – 0131 240 2788/5001
Fiona O’Keeffe – Venue Assistant – 0131 240 2788/5001
Heather Aitken – Venue Assistant (Temporary) – 0131 240 2788/5001


Morven Chisholm   – Fellowship & Young Academy Manager – 0131 240 5018
Sarah Virgo – Young Academy of Scotland Officer  – 0131 240 5027