Caroline Brown is University Archivist and Joint Assistant Director, Culture & Information. She is also Programme Leader for the Archive and Family History Programmes delivered by the Centre for Archive and Information Studies, School of Humanities.
A history graduate who took her Diploma in Archival Studies at University College Dublin, Caroline has worked at the Business Archives Council in London, the Rhodes Trust in Oxford, Edinburgh University and at the National Archives of Scotland. In her current role she is responsible for the strategic direction of Culture & Information with particular oversight of Archives and Museum Services.
She is a Trustee of the Scottish Council on Archives, a Director of the Scottish Archive Network, Chair of the Scottish University and Special Collections Archive Group and Chair of the International Council on Archives Section on University and Research Institution Archives (ICA-SUV). She is responsible for a number of publications on recordkeeping issues including two books by Facet Publishing Archives and recordkeeping: theory into practice (2014) and Archival Futures ( 2018).