Principal (office of)
The Principal and Vice-Chancellor is the most senior member of University staff. From 1585-1620 it was combimed with the role of Rector. The 'Vice-Chancellor' element of the title emerged from the Universities (Scotland) Act 1858.
1652 William Colville (d. 1675) (did not take up office)
1675 Andrew Cant
1840 John Lee (1779-1859)