, University of Aberdeen
Emeritus Professor of Modern Scottish Literature and Wardlaw Professor of Poetry , University of St Andrews
Emeritus Professor of Scottish History
Professor of Medieval History , University of Glasgow
Former President , University of East Anglia
Co-Director, Centre for Robert Burns Studies , University of Glasgow
Vice-President , University of Glasgow
Professor of Classics , University of Edinburgh
Literary Agent , Jenny Brown Associates
Professor of Late Modern European History , University of Glasgow
Professor of Ecclesiastical History , University of Edinburgh
Vice-President and Dean of Humanities , University of Manchester