March 21, 1997

Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

Dick Ashford has been appointed to a personal chair in recognition of his ongoing research into diseases such as leishmaniasis, passed on by the bite of an infected female sandfly.

Aston University

Tony Bridgwater, head of the energy research group in the chemical engineering and applied chemistry department, becomes a professor.

College of Radiographers

Adrian Moore, deputy head of the school of applied sciences at Anglia Polytechnic University, has been given the title professor of health sciences, in view of his substantial achievements in radiography and health science developments.

Noticeboard is compiled by Lynne Williams. For further information see NetGazette at

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