University of Reading. Julia Slingo, research fellow and deputy director of the United Kingdom Universities Global Atmospheric Modelling Programme, has been promoted to principal research fellow. She is also co-ordinator of a European Commission-funded research programme on the Asian Summer Monsoon.
University of Wales, Cardiff
Readerships have been conferred on the following senior lecturers: Martin Day, in the school of pure and applied biology;Peter Edbury, in the school of history and archaeology; Michael Edmunds, in the department of physics and astronomy; Nick Fiddian, head of the department of computer science; George Foster, in the school of molecular and medical biosciences; Peter Garside, in the school of English studies, communication and philosophy; James Jones, in the school of mathematics; Clarence Matthai, department of physics and astronomy; Hance Smith, department of maritime studies and international transport;Ray Snidle, school of engineering; and Victor Duance, senior research fellow in the school of molecular and medical biosciences.
Institute of Education
University of London
Readerships: Ingrid Hunt, reader in educational psychology; Peter Blatchford; Frances Slater; Jagdish Gundara; Andrew Green.