December 22, 1995

UNIVERSITY OF BIRMINGHAM. Professors: Stephen Busby, reader in the school of biochemistry; Jayne Franklin, reader in medicine and honorary consultant physician; Baz Jackson, reader in bioenergetics; John Kinson, reader in high energy physics.

The following have been appointed: K. K. Cheng, senior lecturer in the department of public health and epidemiology and honorary consultant, to the chair of epidemiology;Kenneth Harris, lecturer in physical chemistry at University College London, to the chair of structural chemistry; John Hunter, reader in archaeology at the University of Bradford, to the chair of ancient history and archaeology; Andrew King, reader in theoretical mechanics at the University of Nottingham, to the chair of applied mathematics;Peter Knowles, lecturer at the University of Sussex, to the chair of theoretical chemistry; Eamonn Maher, lecturer and consultant in medical genetics at the University of Cambridge, to the chair of medical genetics.



Paul Morgan, former reader, has been awarded a chair in the department of medical biochemistry.


Michael Hitchcock, director of Pacific Asia studies at the University of Hull, has been appointed professor of tourism.

Please login or register to read this article.

Register to continue

Get a month's unlimited access to THE content online. Just register and complete your career summary.

Registration is free and only takes a moment. Once registered you can read a total of 3 articles each month, plus:

  • Sign up for the editor's highlights
  • Receive World University Rankings news first
  • Get job alerts, shortlist jobs and save job searches
  • Participate in reader discussions and post comments

Have your say

Log in or register to post comments