Professor Alastair Adair is Pro Vice-Chancellor for Ulster University providing academic leadership in the development of the University’s new £263M Belfast campus. One of the largest higher education developments in Europe the project is creating a world-leading future-looking teaching and research environment that is rejuvenating the north central part of the city and creating new opportunities for businesses and local communities. As Professor of Real Estate Economics he is an internationally recognised educator and researcher with experience as a Chartered Surveyor in the fields of regeneration investment, valuation and property market analysis. For the last three years Professor Adair has served as Deputy-Vice-Chancellor and formerly was Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Provost of the Belfast and Jordanstown campuses. Previously he was Dean of the Faculty of Art, Design and the Built Environment and Head of the School of the Built Environment at Ulster.