Sheffield Hallam University
Nicola Woodroofe has been made Professor of Neuroimmunology in recognition of her national and international reputation in the field.
Barry Goodchild 's contribution to housing and planning research in both the UK and France was acknowledged with the title Professor of Housing and Urban Planning.
University of Leicester
Lara McMurtry , formerly at Keele University and Marc Stauch, formerly lecturer in law at Nottingham Trent University have been appointed as lecturers in the department of law.
Karl Taylor , formerly at Cardiff University; Kevin Amess, formerly at the University of Warwick Business School; Anja Shortland, formerly at the School for Oriental and Asian Studies in London, have been appointed to lectureships in the department of economics.
Robert Jones , vice principal at the North East Wales Institute of Higher Education in Wrexham has been appointed academic director of the joint Exeter and Bournemouth Universities' Centre at Yeovil College.