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James Robertson Graeme Wright CBE (born 14 June 1939) is a former Vice-Chancellor of Newcastle University.
Educated at Inverness Royal Academy, the High School of Dundee and the University of Edinburgh, Wright became a lecturer at the University of Edinburgh in 1966. He went on to be a Fellow at St Catharine's College, Cambridge in 1978, Secretary-General of Faculties at the University of Cambridge in 1987 and Vice-Chancellor of Newcastle University in 1991.
After retiring from Newcastle University in 2000 he became Chairman of Age Concern.