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Academic Staff

At HTC, our excellent teaching staff have written on a wide range of topics, and are experienced in lecturing and supervising post-graduate research. 

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Dr Jamie Grant

Vice-Principal (Academic)

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Dr Rob Shillaker

Senior Lecturer in Systematic Theology

Programme Leader for BA(Hons) Theological Studies

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Rev Dr Innes Visagie

Senior Lecturer in Philosophy and Practical Theology

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Part-Time Academic Staff

Our part time academic staff have a huge impact on the college, while juggling other responsibilities locally.

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Professor Mark Elliott

UHI Professor of Biblical and Historical Theology

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Rev Tommy MacNeil

Lecturer in Evangelism

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Rev Alasdair Macleod

Lecturer in Church History and Access Programme Lead

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Dr Nick Needham

Church History Lecturer 

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Rev Dr David Miller

Lecturer in Cross-Cultural Mission

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Professor Donald Meek

Honorary Research Fellow in Highland Faith and Culture. 

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Rev Mike Rattenbury

Lecturer in Christian Spirituality

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Dr Mark Stirling

Lecturer in Christian Ethics

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Support Staff

Our support staff provide a high quality learning enviroment, that enriches our community. 

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Mrs Pamela Adkins

HTC Paisley Learning Centre Manager and IT support

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Mr Mark Stirling


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Mrs Samantha Oxby

Access Course Administrator 

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Miss Kathryn Stewart

Registry Officer

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Mr Mike Forbes


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Mr Blair Gardner

Vice-Principal (Operations and Finance) 

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Mrs Barbara MacPhail

Finance Officer

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Mr William Gwynn

Marketing and Communications Manager

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Mrs Katie Morrison

Academic Officer

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Mrs Cathy Steed

Student Support Officer

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Our Governors are responsible for the oversight of the college and work alongside management to head up the vision and strategy.  

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Ian Fraser


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Catherine Mackenzie


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Fraser Stewart


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Steve Adamson


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Donald Mackenzie

Chair of Board

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Dugald Macpherson