Colin Bailey appointed President and Principal of Queen Mary University of London

| March 20, 2017

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Professor Colin Bailey, currently Deputy President and Deputy Vice-Chancellor at The University of Manchester and a leading researcher in structural engineering, will take up the post on 1 September 2017, following the retirement of Professor Simon Gaskell in August 2017.

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