Neil McGillivray



University Liaison Manager - Edinburgh


Neil is University Liaison Manager at the University of Edinburgh, where he is also Chief Operating Officer of the Bayes Centre (the University’s innovation hub for Data Science and Artificial Intelligence). Responsible for areas including strategy and resourcing, Neil is also focussed on strengthening the alignment of academic and research strategy with the wider Edinburgh & South East Scotland City Region Deal Data Driven Innovation Programme. Neil has a breath of cross-disciplinary expertise in resource management, strategic planning, academic engagement, transformational change and curriculum development, previously serving in senior University of Edinburgh Director of Professional Services positions, and as a seconded Service Excellence Programme Lead in Student Administration & Support.