Welcome to Scottish Agricultural College’s new principal

Universities Scotland today (Monday 2 April) welcomes Professor Bob Webb to his new role as Principal of the Scottish Agricultural College (SAC).

Universities Scotland’s Director, Alastair Sim said:


“I look forward to working with Professor Webb over the coming weeks and months as Universities Scotland continues to pursue key priorities for the sector. Professor Webb joins at what is an exciting time for the SAC and I wish his predecessor Professor Bill McKelvey all the very best for the future.”


Professor Webb joins SAC from the University of Nottingham where he was a Pro-Vice-Chancellor. Before becoming Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Prof Webb was head of the university’s School of Biosciences then Dean of the Faculty of Science.

You can read more about Professor Webb and his appointment here.