Professor Rodney Strachan oversees the teaching, research and community outreach activities of the School of Economics.

Professor Strachan encourages innovation, curiosity and tenacity in economics teaching staff, researchers and students. He provides leadership in building the school's profile and setting up opportunities to create positive change through economics research and training.

As a Professor of Econometrics his research interests include macroeconometrics, econometric and statistical methods and time series analysis and forecasting.

Professor Strachan regularly connects with partner universities, industry and staff to encourage engagement with the school.