Mrs Caroline Inglis
The University of Aberdeen is one of the largest employers in the North East of Scotland with an employee workforce of approximately 4,000. Caroline Inglis, Director of Human Resources supports the University's mission and strategic objectives through the provision of a wide range of strategic and operational functions related to recruiting, retaining and developing a diverse and high quality employee workforce.
A graduate of the University of Edinburgh, Caroline began her career in the 1980s as a 'Monbusho Fellow' taking part in the Japanese government's initial pilot programme to introduce English as a spoken language into Japanese schools. On her return to the UK she entered a Royal Mail management training programme and covered a broad range of operational roles within the Regional Staffing Office, ultimately specialising as Industrial Relations Manager.
Caroline joined the University in 1990 and was appointed Director of Human Resources in 1999. In 2004 Caroline undertook a period of secondment to the Scottish Funding Council to assist in the implementation and development of Human Resources within the Council's Strategic Planning Framework. In July 2013 Caroline was appointed Acting Secretary to the University.
Personal Assistant: Mrs Jackie Mitchell