Maggie Chapman is a Zimbabwean born Scottish politician, academic and third sector worker, best known as the current co-convenor of the Scottish Green Party and Rector of the University of Aberdeen.
Maggie is also Chief Executive of SCOVI - the umbrella body for vision impairment in Scotland.
Maggie sits on the Board of Directors of the Scottish Independence Convention Ltd. She was a councillor for the Leith Walk ward of The City of Edinburgh Council from 2007-2015 and represented the Scottish Greens on the Smith Commission for further devolution of powers to the Scottish Parliament.
Maggie was first elected Rector of the University of Aberdeen in November 2014, and was re-elected in 2018. Her term ends in March 2021.