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Personal Statement

Professor Scott MacGregor is the Vice-Principal of the University of Strathclyde and took up this role on 1st October 2014.His key responsibilities include leadership for teaching and learning, strategy implementation, monitoring and support for the delivery of University and disaggregated KPls and outcome agreement commitments, internal academic compliance, partnering on staffing strategy and development.

In addition to deputising for the Principal, his responsibilities include the development of a cohesive and ambitious strategy for teaching and learning which is research-led, aligned to the broader University vision, mission and strategic objectives and embedded and delivered through a focused delivery plan.

He is Chair of the Estates Strategy Committee, Staff Committee, Education Strategy Committee, Equality and Diversity Strategic Committee, Senate Business Committee, University International Recruitment Committee and the Combined Joint Negotiation and Consultation Committee.

Research Interests

  • Pulsed power technology,
  • high voltage pulse generation,
  • high speed diagnostics,
  • high power repetitive switching,
  • electrical breakdown of insulating gases, solids and liquids,
  • plasma processing.

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Projects 2006 2024

Research Output 1998 2019

Critical Care
Environmental Monitoring
Cross Infection

Mobility of charge carriers in dielectric liquids

Xue, Q., Timoshkin, I., Given, M. J., Wilson, M. P. & MacGregor, S. J., 23 Jun 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
Dielectric liquids
Charge carriers
Carrier mobility
Mineral oils


Ageing of liquid insulation systems including nanoparticle suspensions

Author: Chen, G., 1 Nov 2015

Supervisor: MacGregor, S. (Supervisor) & Given, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis


Research Project of the Year

Michelle MacLean (Recipient), Scott MacGregor (Recipient), John Anderson (Recipient) & Gerry Woolsey (Recipient), 2011

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

research projects

Activities 2008 2016

IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation (Journal)

Scott MacGregor (Associate Editor)
26 Oct 201626 Oct 2018

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial board member

Glasgow Chamber of Commerece (External organisation)

Scott MacGregor (Member)
1 Sep 20141 Sep 2018

Activity: Membership typesMembership of committee