New principal for AECC University College
AECC University College has announced the appointment of Professor Lesley Haig as its next Principal when Professor Haymo Thiel retires at the end of the year after 27 years with the College.
Professor Haig is currently Head of the Department of Allied Health Sciences at London South Bank University, where she recently opened an undergraduate chiropractic programme. Speaking of her appointment, Professor Haig said: “I look forward to working with the AECC University College community and its partners locally, nationally and internationally to develop the breadth and depth of its health sciences offer, and to enhance its reputation as a centre of excellence in patient-centred musculoskeletal health, well-being and performance.”
Chair of AECC University College’s Board of Governors, Mr Adrian Wild commented: “We are delighted to have found in Lesley someone with the experience, vision and commitment to lead AECC University College as it continues to develop its range of health science courses, whilst expanding and enhancing its chiropractic and diagnostic imaging educational provision and clinical services.”