Information for the media

Information for the media

The Communications & Public Affairs Office provides journalists with information about the University and the activities of departments, staff and students.

Meet the Communications & Public Affairs Team

The Communications & Public Affairs team is available for all press and broadcast enquiries about the University of Glasgow.  The office is staffed Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm and a duty press officer handles all out-of-hours calls. Contact 0141 330 3535,

  • Peter Aitchison, Director, Communications & Public Affairs 0141 330 7350,
  • For enquiries relating to the College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences: Stuart Forsyth, Senior Communications Officer
    0141 330 4831,
  • For enquiries relating to the College of Science and Engineering: Ross Barker, Communications Officer 
    0141 330 3535,
  • For enquiries relating to the College of Arts: Jane Chilton, Communications Officer, 0141 330 7126,
  • For enquiries relating to the College of Social Sciences and International Media:  Liz Buie, International Media Officer
    0141 330 2702,


Experts Directory

View the Experts Directory: providing journalists with contacts for academics who are willing to speak on their speciality.

Filming at the University

News and current affairs programme makers should contact the Communications & Public Affairs Office on 0141 330 3535
Drama, entertainment and others should contact Conference and Visitor Services on 0141 330 3110

ISDN facility

We have an ISDN facility for radio interviews - contactable on 0141 334 7479. Contact the Communications & Public Affairs team on 0141 330 3535 to book the facility.

Further information