Previous Office-holders

Previous Presidents of the Scottish Society for Northern Studies:

Years Name Notes
1968-1969 Stewart Philip Oakley († 1995)
1969-1970 Duncan M. Mennie († 1998)
1970-1971 Hermann Pálsson († 2002)
1972-1973 Ted Cowan († 2022)
1974-1976 Aubrey Halford-Macleod († 2000)
1976-1979 William Beattie († 1986)
1979-1983 (?) Barbara Crawford Honorary Member
1985-1988 (?) David Sellar († 2019)
1988-1991 (?) Ian Fraser Honorary Member
1991-1994 Doreen Waugh († 2015)
1994-1997 Ian Morrison († 2005)
1997-2000 Angelo Forte († 2012)
2000-2003 W.F.H. Nicolaisen († 2016)
2003-2006 Margaret Mackay Honorary Member
2006-2009 Ian Fisher († 2021)
2009-2012 John Baldwin Honorary Member
2012-2015 Arne Kruse
2015-2018 Colleen Batey
2018-2021 Richard Oram
2021-present Clare Downham

 

Previous Vice Presidents:

Years Name Notes
2016-present Linda Riddell

 

Previous Secretaries:

Years Name Notes
1968-1970 A.B. Taylor
1970-1972 ?
1972-1977 Ian Fraser / Margaret Mackay
1977-1982 Ian Fraser
1982-1987 Morag Macleod (later Redford, as below)
1987-1990 Doreen Waugh
1990-1997 Jane Ryder
1997-2001 Morag Redford
2001-2005 Angelo Forte
2005-2006 Alan Calder
2006-2016 Linda Riddell
2016-2019 Morag Redford
2019-present vacant

 

Previous Membership Secretaries:

Years Name Notes
2015-2019 Alan Calder

 

Previous Treasurers:

Years Name Notes
1968-? Margaret Orme
1972-1983 John Baldwin
1983-1985 George Hay
1985-1987 Patrick Topping
1987-1989 Morag Redford
1989-2005 David Finlayson
2005-2006 Doreen Waugh
2006-2015 Alan Calder
2015-2018 Colin Forsyth
2018-present Ian Giles

 

Previous General Editors of Northern Studies:

Years Name Notes
1972-1977 Maja Jackson
1977-1978 Fiona Robertson
1978-1979 ?
1979-1981 ?
1981-1982 ?
1982-1985 Ian Fraser
1985-1989 Doreen Waugh
1989-1992 Irene Scobbie
1992-1993 Richard Oram
1996-1999 Bjarne Thorup Thomsen
1999-2004 Bjarne Thorup Thomsen / Arne Kruse
2004-2006 Arne Kruse / James Fraser
2006-2011 Alex Woolf / Steve Murdoch
2011-2013 Steve Murdoch
2013-2020 Sarah Thomas
2020-present Kathrin Zickermann

 

Previous Digital Content Officers:

Years Name Notes
2020-present Christian Cooijmans

 

Previous Communications Officers:

Years Name Notes
2020-2022 Katie Libby
2022-present Ryan Foster