Biographical details and obituaries of University staff. Arranged in files in alphabetical order. Most of the material consists of photocopies of articles from magazines and newspapers. The biographical files were compiled by the University over a number of years and are still added to on a regular basis.
Seven wooden display boards listing Principals, Presidents and Principals. See A-list for location. /1 Principals of University College, Dundee 1882-1895 William Peterson 1895-1930 John Yule MacKay 1930-1939 Sir James Colquhoun Irvine 1939-1946 Angus Robertson Fulton 1946-1954 Wimberley /2 Principals of the University of Dundee 1967-1978 James Drever 1978-1987 Adam Matthew Neville 1987-1994 Michael Hamlin 1994-2000 Ian James Graham-Bryce /3 Professors of Anatomy, University College, Dundee 1888-1894 Andrew Melville Paterson 1894-1925 John Yule Mackay 1925-1954 David Rutherford Dow ----------------- Queen's College, Dundee 1954-1958 David Rutherford Dow 1958- Rex Ernest Coupland /4 President of University College 1903-1917 The Rt. Hon The Earl of Camperdown 1926-1927 Sir G W Baxter 1942-1946 J Ernest Cox 1946-1954 Sir Garnet Wilson /5 Professors of Physics, Harris Chair Maths & Natural History 1882-1895 John E A Steggall Physics 1895-1907 J P Kuenen 1907-1942 William Peddie 1943-1954 George Dawson Preston ------------ Queen's College, Dundee 1954- George Dawson Preston /6 Professor of Medicine in Conjoint University School of Medicine 1898-1923 Alexander Mitchell Stalker 1923-1950 Adam Patrick 1950-1954 Ian George Wilson Hill ------------ Queen's College, Dundee 1954- Ian George Wilson Hill /7 Professor of Midwifery in Conjoint University School of Medicine 1898-1928 John Alexander Campbell Kynoch 1928-1936 John McGibbon 1936-1940 Vacant 1940-1954 Margaret Fairlie ---------- Queen's College Dundee 1954-1956 Margaret Fairlie 1956- James Walker
Human Resources Dept personnel folders for /1 Principal Adam Neville, 1977-1987 /2 Principal Michael Hamlin, 1987-1995 /3 Principal Ian James Graham-Bryce, 1994-2000 /4 Principal Sir Alan Langlands, 2000-2009 /5 File relating to the Development Office, 1999-2001
5 digital videos of the complete film which markets the University and city of Dundee to potential students. Features the staff and students of the faculties of Arts & Social Sciences, Medicine & Dentistry, Science, Law, Engineering and Applied Science, and Environmental Studies. Contains scenes in the lecture theatres, tutorials and laboratories, as well as student leisure, recreation and sport. Staff featured include Gavin McDonald of Physics; John Charlton of Civil Engineering; Brian Makin of Electrical Engineering; Donald Southgate of History; Bill Ferrier of Physics; Jim Caird of Geography; Jim Paul of Architecture; Robert Ramsay; Alan Kennedy of Psychology; Sir William Stewart of Biological Science; Peter Garland of Biochemistry; John McManus of Geology; J.D. McEwan of Dentistry; Frederick Abbat; David Barr of Physical Education; Robert Robertson, Dundee Rep Theatre Director; Rev Malcolm Richardson; Chris Davey of History, Nigel Harris Languages and David Middleton of Mechanical Engineering