Discover more about the people of the University of St Andrews. In conversation with the Chaplain, Donald MacEwan, these key figures will explore their path to the university, what inspires them in their research and their thoughts about the future of education. Each event will take place in the Byre Theatre Main Auditorium.
Professor Garry Taylor, Master of the United College
Professor Taylor has held office as Master since 2014, having been Professor of Molecular Biophysics and the first Director of the Centre for Biomolecular Sciences, and then Head of School. As Master he oversees the strategic planning of Schools in relation to academic appointments, space and resource allocation. He is a structural biologist who applies techniques of biophysics, molecular biology and cell biology to the development of novel therapeutics for the prevention and treatment of a range of respiratory diseases, particularly influenza.