Wellcome Trust Senior Investigator in Medical Humanities , University of Edinburgh
Honorary Fellow in Divinity , University of Edinburgh
Member, Commission on a Bill of Rights , Sheffield Hallam University
Formerly Director, Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities , University of Edinburgh
Scottish Law Commissioner , Faculty of Advocates
Guest Professor , University of Glasgow
(Deceased) Professor Emeritus of New Testament Language , University of Edinburgh
Former Lord President , University of Strathclyde
Deputy President , The Supreme Court of the United Kingdom
Former Bishop of Edinburgh and Primus , Scottish Episcopal Church
Head of Philosophy , University of St Andrews