Muscatelli has been Principal and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Glasgow since 1 October 2009. From 2007-2009 he was Principal and Vice-Chancellor of Heriot-Watt University. An economist, his research interests are monetary economics, central bank independence, fiscal policy, international finance and macroeconomics. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, and an Academician in the Learned Societies of the Social Sciences. bob综合客户端|bob体育平台下载「bob官网」 served on the 2001 and 2008 RAE Panels for Economics and Econometrics. He has served on the Research Grants Board of the ESRC and its International Advisory Committee, and was a member of the Council of the Royal Economic Society. He has been (2007-10) a special adviser on monetary policy to the House of Commons Treasury Select Committee. He has previously acted as consultant to the European Commission and the World Bank. He is a member of the Board of the Scottish Funding Council which provides funding and oversight of Scotland's Colleges and Universities. From 2008-10 he was Convenor of Universities Scotland and Vice-President of Universities UK. He currently chairs Universities Scotland’s Research and Knowledge Exchange Committee. He has served on a range of Committees, Networks and working groups within Universities UK. He co-chaired, with Sir Richard Lambert, the steering board for the creation of the new National Centre for Universities and Business and was subsequently invited to join its Board of Directors.He is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) Europe.