Name: Ewan Cruickshank

Job Title: Lecturer

What does your job at RGU involve?

Teaching students at both an undergraduate and postgraduate level, supervising project students and conducting research.

What attracted you to come to work at RGU?

The opportunity to get lecturing experience at a university which is highly regarded for its teaching, to develop an independent research group and to be able to be involved on more outreach activities.

If you weren’t doing this job, what, in an ideal world, would you like to do for a living?

Game reviewer

What’s your favourite place in Aberdeen/Aberdeenshire?

Pittodrie (Depending on the result).

Best holiday you’ve had and why?

Rome because of all the cultural sites and history that you can visit as well as the excellent food. I particularly enjoyed being able to see the colosseum and was amazed at how something like that could have been built over 2000 years ago.

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Favourite band/music?


If you’re going to a restaurant and could only have one thing to eat (one course), what would it be?

A medium steak.

If you were in charge of the university for one day, what’s the first thing you would do?

Have an invite your pets day.