01 February 1999
New head at Scottish Agricultural College

THE Scottish Agricultural College has appointed Professor Karl Linklater as its acting principal and chief executive until a permanent appointment is made.

Prof Linklater succeeds Professor Phil Thomas, who was the first principal of the new college when it was re-organised on a Scotland-wide basis in 1990.

Professor Linklater is a former head of the colleges veterinary science division.

  • The Herald 01/02/99 page 19