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Senior Academic Promotions 2020

last modified Jun 25, 2020 11:07 AM

We are delighted to be able to announce the following promotions from 1 October for members of our academic staff:

Personal Professorship

  • Julia M Davies, Professor of Stress Signalling
    For her contributions to our understanding of the role of transport proteins, particularly in roots, in sensing environmental stresses and mediating responses to them

  • Ian R Henderson, Professor of Genetics and Epigenetics
    For his contribution to understanding recombination processes in plants, enabling novel strategies to generate genetic variation in plant breeding

University Senior Lecturer

  • Samuel Brockington, who combines being Curator of the Botanic Garden with research on the origin, evolution and diversification of the plant kingdom


Very many congratulations to them all!

Alison Smith, Head of Department
24 June 2020

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