CVCP. J. Maxwell Irvine, principal of the University of Aberdeen, has been appointed to the Council of the Committee of Vice Chancellors and Principals from August 1 for three years.
UNIVERSITY OF ST ANDREWS
Norman Reid, former assistant keeper of historical records and manuscripts at Heriot-Watt University and archivist and records manager to the government of the Cayman Islands, has been appointed keeper in charge of manuscripts and muniments.
Stuart Hall, professor of sociology at the Open University, has been appointed president of the British Sociological Association.
UNIVERSITY OF READING
Sheila Corrall, director of library and information services at Aston University, has been appointed university librarian.