Dr Adrian James has won our 2019/20 Presidential election.
For more information on the final results, read our news story.
Our Presidential elections were launched in October 2019, with three candidates competing to become the next President. On this page you can see how each candidate campaigned, by reading more about their vision for the College or seeing their speeches from the first ever College hustings event.
Previous election results
Candidates: Dr Peter Aitken, Dr J S Bamrah, Professor Wendy Burn, Professor Rob Poole, Dr James Warner
Professor Wendy Burn elected President
Total number of votes cast: 4,595
Voter turnout: 33.1%
Candidates: Dr Laurence Mynors-Wallis, Professor Sir Simon Wessely
Professor Sir Simon Wessely elected President
Total number of votes cast: 3,012
Voter turnout: 23.0%
Candidates: Professor Dame Sue Bailey, Dr Dabyasachi Bhaumik, Professor Nick Craddock, Professor George Ikkos, Professor Anthony Pelosi, Professor Chris Thompson
Professor Dame Sue Bailey elected President
Total number of votes cast: 3,286
Voter turnout: 26.6%
Professor Dinesh Bhugra elected President unopposed
Candidates: Professor Sheila Hollins, Professor Cornelius Katona, Professor Femi Oyebode, Professor Richard Williams, Dr Tony Zigmond
Professor Sheila Hollins elected President
Total number of votes cast: 3,370
Voter turnout: 33.89%