Christian Yeomans

University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Christian Yeomans

Chris is Deputy Director of Edinburgh Global at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland. Key areas of responsibility include overseeing Edinburgh’s international partnerships and projects work, as well as the university’s regional plans and regional centres around the world. Previously, Chris was Head of International Affairs at the University of Glasgow, Scotland and Head of Policy at the UK Higher Education International Unit. Before moving into policy, Chris was a lecturer at Aberystwyth University, Wales, where his teaching and research focused on European governance and post-socialism. Chris has also held positions at the European Parliament and with the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office. He earned a PhD in European Governance Systems and a Master’s degree in Political Geography and International Relations. Chris is a Steering group member of the EAIE Expert Community Strategy and Management.