Emeritus Professor of Scottish History and Former Vice-Principal, University of Dundee.

Former Keeper, Department of Geology, Royal Scottish Museum.

Emeritus Professor of English Studies, University of Stirling.

Regius Professor of Rhetoric and English Literature, University of Edinburgh.

Emeritus Professor of Ancient History, Jawaharlal Nehru University.

Professor of English Language and Linguistics, University of Glasgow.

Professor of Early Modern History, University of Manchester.

Professor of Modern Arabic Studies, University of Cambridge.

Emeritus Professor of Scottish History, University of St Andrews.

Wardlaw Professor of International Relations, University of St Andrews.

Professor of English, University of Oxford.

Chichele Professor of Medieval History, University of Oxford.