University of Hong Kong chief Peter Mathieson resigns; will leave city to head University of Edinburgh

The vice-chancellor of the University of Hong Kong Peter Mathieson resigned on Thursday, citing personal reasons. He accepted an invitation from the University of Edinburgh in Scotland to head the institution. Sir Timothy O’Shea will leave office on October 1 after 15 years as Principal and Vice-Chancellor. “I am absolutely delighted to be joining the University of Edinburgh as […]