“We were very impressed by the high standards and level of ability shown by the Robert Gordon University students. The legal profession in Aberdeen is thriving and it’s great to know there’s such a great wealth of graduate talent ready to make its mark on the legal sector.”
Bruce Smith Chairman of Paull and Williamsons
Board of Governors
The Board of Governors is responsible for the overall strategic direction and governance of the University.
The Board's many powers, functions, duties and responsibilities are set out in the University's Statutory Instrument, the Statement of Primary Responsibilities and the Governors' Handbook. These documents can be found below:
- Statutory Instrument 2006 (pdf 56KB) which includes the remit and composition of the Board of Governors.
- Statement of Responsibilities (pdf 24KB) and also the Code of Conduct for the Board of Governors.
- Board of Governors' Handbook: January 2015 (pdf 1.95MB)
Details about the University's two principal committees (Board of Governors and Academic Council) can be found on our Committee pages.
Profiles of Current Governors
Board of Governors Minutes and Meetings
The Board is constituted in accordance with the University's formal committee structure.
Chair: Ms Jennifer Craw
Secretary: Ms Hilary J Douglas
Powers, Functions, Composition and Duties of the Board
Information on the remit, composition, statement of primary responsibilities and code of conduct of the Board of Governors is available on the Governance webpage
Profiles of the Board of Governors
- Thursday 18 December 2014
- Thursday 26 March 2015
- Thursday 25 June 2015
The above meetings commence at 1.00 pm and will be held in Room H230, Faculty of Health and Social Care, Garthdee