Queen's Birthday Honours 2006

June 23, 2006



Roy Anderson , chief scientific adviser, Ministry of Defence. Barrington Cunliffe , professor of European archaeology, Oxford University. Richard Hunt , principal scientist, Cancer Research UK.  Robert Margetts , chair, Natural Environment Research Council. Roger Williams , chair, Higher Education Funding Council for Wales.


Dame Commanders of the Order of the British Empire

Hazel Genn , professor of socio-legal studies, University College London. Carole Jordan , professor of physics, Oxford. Janet Nelson , professor of medieval history, King's College London. Ruth Silver , principal, Lewisham College.

Commanders of the Order of the British Empire

Jonathan Bate , professor of Shakespeare and Renaissance literature, Warwick University. Jean Beggs , Royal Society Darwin Trust research professor and professor of microbiology, Edinburgh University. Margaret Bell , professor of traffic and environmental pollution, Institute of Transport Studies, Leeds University. Seton Bennett , deputy director, National Physical Laboratory. Thomas Burns , professor of social psychiatry, Oxford Medical School. Simon Campbell , president of the Royal Society of Chemistry. Richard Coldwell , board member, Higher Education Funding Council for England. Helen Hamilton , clinical nurse specialist, Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals Trust. Nicholas Hastie , director, Human Genetics Unit, Medical Research Council. James Ironside , professor of clinical neuropathology, National Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Surveillance Unit, Edinburgh. Sally Macintyre , director, Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, MRC, and honorary professor, Glasgow University. John Milligan , chair of court, Dundee University. Lynne Morris , principal, Joseph Chamberlain College. Richard Penny for services to veterinary education and animal welfare. Cynthia Pine , dean of dental studies, Liverpool University. Francis Robinson , professor of history of South Asia, Royal Holloway, University of London. Simon Smail , dean of the School of Postgraduate Medical and Dental Education, Cardiff University. Molly Temple , former vice-chancellor, Bolton University. William Turtle , director and chief executive, Belfast Institute of Further and Higher Education. Cathy Warwick , honorary professor of midwifery, King's.

Officers of the Order of the British Empire

Caroline Allen , principal, Orchard Hill Specialist Further Education College. Mary Bownes, professor of development biology, Edinburgh. Charles Brown , for services to tropical veterinary medicine. John Burt , principal and chief executive, Angus College. Christine Davies , professor of physics, Glasgow. Andrew Fabian , head of X-ray astronomy group, Institute of Astronomy, Cambridge University. Satnam Gill , principal, Working Men's College. John Hamilton , past academic director, pre-clinical programme, Durham University. Alexander Kemp , professor of petroleum economics, Aberdeen University. Peter Lavender , director of research, development and information, National Institute of Adult and Continuing Education. Irene Leigh , professor of cell and molecular medicine, Barts and the London, Queen Mary's School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London. Sally Mellors , former head of widening participation, Nottingham Trent University. Jafar Mirza , chair of governors, Cambridge Regional College. Margaret Mullett , director, Institute of Byzantine Studies and director of the Gender Initiative, Queen's University Belfast. David Nethercot , head of the department of civil and environmental engineering, Imperial College London. Malcolm Parry , director, Surrey University Research Park. Ann Prentice , director of the Human Nutrition Research Unit, MRC. Jules Pretty , head of the department of biological sciences, Essex University. Michael Schmidt , professor of poetry, Glasgow. William Smith , professor of public health, Aberdeen. David Spiegelhalter , research statistician, MRC. Colin Suckling , Feeland professor of chemistry, Strathclyde University. Andrew Tomkins , director, Centre for International Child Health, Institute of Child Health, University of London. Celia Wells , professor of law, Cardiff. Peter West , university secretary, Strathclyde. Mary Williamson , dean, School of Art and Design, Nottingham Trent.

Members of the Order of the British Empire

John Barstow , professor of piano, Royal College of Music. Margaret Burke , director, Academic and Information Services, Stranmillis University College, Belfast. Melvin Fletcher , parking control officer, Nottingham Trent. Hugh Gilgunn , technician, East Down Institute of Further and Higher Education. Sheila Gupta, director of human resources, City University. Sara Holmes , head of the School of Professionals Complementary to Dentistry, Portsmouth University. Judith Lehmann, head of library services, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals National Health Service Trust. William Maclean , research professor of fine art, Dundee. Michael De Maine , senior scientist, Scottish Crop Research Institute. Robert Millington , former assistant principal, City College. Sittika Nazim , conference organiser, Institute of Education, London. Lesley Tracey , research administrator, Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council.


Royal Victorian Medal

Anthony Pawson for services to genetic science and cancer research.

Commander of the Order of the British Empire

Jeffrey Robinson for services to maternal and foetal health.

Officers of the Order of British Empire

Adrian Chadwick , former director, British Council in Iraq. Gillian Belben , former director, British Council, Kano. Charles Walker , country manager, British Council, Jordan.

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