The members come from a variety of professional backgrounds.

Please note that the positions on the Scotland Advisory Committee are not remunerated.


Professor Petra Wend

Principal at Queen Margaret University since 2009, Petra was re-appointed in 2014 as Vice-Convener of Universities Scotland. Her PhD was in Italian Language and Literature and she researched institutional strategies; leadership and management.  She chairs the National Implementation Board for Teaching Scotland’s Future and is a member of QAA UK and QAA Scotland. She is also an external auditor for internationalisation at HRK (Committee of German universities).