Elected: 2019
Discipline: Professional, Educational and Public Sector Leadership
Professor Karl Leydecker FRSE

Senior Vice-Principal, University of Aberdeen.

Professor Karl Leydecker is Senior Vice-Principal at the University of Aberdeen, having joined in March 2019 after five years as Vice-Principal Learning and Teaching at the University of Dundee. His expertise and interests are in higher education, university leadership, enhancement of learning, teaching and the student experience. Other interests include widening access to higher education, student information and the use of data and evidence to enhance learning and teaching, digital strategy, fostering employability, enterprise entrepreneurship, and promoting modern languages.