Professor Kathy Whaler


Education: Croydon High School for Girls; University of Sussex (BSc); University of Cambridge (PhD)
Career: Researcher at University of Cambridge (1981-3); Lecturer at University of Leeds (1983-94); Professor at University of Edinburgh (since 1994), who nominated her as Governor. She teaches and researches in geophysics, especially magnetic fields, and has a special interest in science at Fettes.