J. Donald Pollock

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Sir John Donald Pollock (1868-1962) was Rector of the University of Edinburgh from 1939 to 1945 and gave land to the University to build halls of residence. Pollock Halls of Residence were built on the site, and were named for him.

Academic offices
Preceded by
Herbert John Clifford Grierson
Rector of the University of Edinburgh
1939–1945
Succeeded by
Viscount Cunningham of Hyndhope