Governance rules could be tightened-up at universities across Britain in the wake of the cronyism row at an Aberdeen-based institution.
RGU principal Ferdinand von Prondzynski
An inquiry into the “jobs for the boys” controversy at Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen will get under way this week.
The boss of Robert Gordon University has expressed “deep regret” after a probe found he did not declare his business relationship with the newly-appointed vice-principal.
A dossier sent by an unnamed whistleblower raised the alarm about a conflict of interest at the top of Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen.
An investigation has found that Robert Gordon University's principal and vice-principal breached its conflict of interest policy by failing to declare their business relationship.