Cam Donaldson holds the Yunus Chair in Social Business & Health at Glasgow Caledonian University where he is also Pro Vice Chancellor Research and Enterprise. From 2002-2010, he held the Health Foundation Chair in Health Economics at Newcastle University, where he was founding Director of the Institute of Health & Society and professor in the Newcastle University Business School. He held the Svare Chair in Health Economics at the University of Calgary from 1998-2002, having first become a professor of health economics in 1996 whilst at the Health Economics Research Unit at the University of Aberdeen.
Cam has received numerous competitive awards in recognition of his research, having been:
- an inaugural National Institute for Health Research Senior Investigator (2008-2012)
- a Public Services Fellow in the Advanced Institute for Management Research (2004-5), funded by the UK’s Economic and Social Research Council
- a Canadian Institutes for Health Research Senior Investigator (2000-2002)
- a Senior Scholar (1998-2003), funded by the Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research
Over the past 25 years, Cam has published over 250 peer-reviewed articles in economics, medical, health policy and health management journals and has co-authored or edited several books on various aspects of health economics and public service delivery.