Roderick Castle Floud , president, London Metropolitan University, for services to higher education. Richard Lavenham Gardner , Royal Society professor of zoology, Oxford University, for services to biological sciences. John Rankine Goody , emeritus professor of social anthropology, St John's College, Cambridge University, for services to social anthropology. Peter Knight , head of department of physics, Imperial College London, for services to optical physics.
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Companions of the Order of the Bath
Janice Shiner, director-general, lifelong learning, Department for Education and Skills. Paul Wiles , chief scientific adviser and director of research, development and statistics, Home Office.
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Knights of the the Order of St Michael and St George
Gordon Richard Conway , chief scientific adviser, Department of International Development, for services to international development, science and agriculture.
Companions of the Order of St Michael and St George
Herbert Michael Gilles , emeritus professor of tropical medicine, Liverpool University, for services to tropical medicine.
Archibald Haworth Brown , professor of politics, Oxford, for services to UK-Russian relations and to the study of political science and international affairs.
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Dames Commander of the Order of the British Empire
Carol Mary Black , CBE president, Royal College of Physicians, for services to medicine. Nancy Jane Rothwell , vice-president for research and professor of physiology, Manchester University, for services to science.
Commanders of the Order of the British Empire
Adrian Peter Bird , Buchanan professor of genetics, Edinburgh University, for services to science. Jonathan Bradshaw , professor of social policy, York University, for services to child welfare. David John Collins , principal, South Cheshire College, Crewe, for services to further education. David Fowler , biogeochemistry science director, Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, Natural Environment Research Council, for services to the study of atmospheric pollution. Anna Gregor , consultant oncologist, Edinburgh Cancer Centre, for services to medicine. Peter Grindrod , visiting professor of applied industrial mathematics, Bath University, for services to mathematical research and development. Alan Anthony Jackson , director and professor of human nutrition, Southampton University, for services to public health and nutrition. Roger James Peter Kain , Montefiore professor of geography, Exeter University, for services to scholarship. Ian Calman Muir MacLennan , honorary consultant clinical immunologist, Birmingham University Hospital Trust, for services to medical sciences. Martin Neil Marshall , head of the division of primary care and professor of general practice, National Primary Care Research and Development, for services to healthcare. Clifford Martin McKee , professor of European public health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, for services to healthcare. David Godfrey Pettifor , Isaac Wolfson professor of metallurgy, Oxford, for services to science. Elizabeth Joyce Tait , director, Innogen Centre, Economic and Social Research Council, Edinburgh, for services to social science. Michael Alan Webster , principal, Perth College, for services to further education.
Officers of the Order of the British Empire
Haleh Afshar , professor of politics, York University, for services to equal opportunities. Anthony Stevenson Blinkhorn , professor of oral health, Manchester, for services to dentistry. Clifford Robert Burrows , director, Centre for Power Transmission and Motion Control, Bath, for services to higher education and to engineering. Gillian Anne Gehring , professor of solid state physics, Sheffield University, for services to physics and to equal opportunities. Roger Harrison , lately chair, board of management, Cumbernauld College, for services to further education in Scotland. Adrian Neville Hill , head of business and community policy, Higher Education Funding Council for England, for services to industry-university collaboration. Susan Lesley Hill , chief scientific officer, Department of Health, for services to health. James Spencer Horrocks , principal and chief executive, Barnfield College, Luton, for services to further education. Paul John McKelvie , director, ScottishPower Learning, for services to lifelong learning in Scotland. Jack Anthony Morris , chair of governors, City and Islington College, London, for services to further education. Pamela Munn , professor of curriculum research and head, Moray House School of Education, Edinburgh, for services to education in Scotland. Ian Michael Peacock , governor, London School of Economics, for services to higher education. Anthony Pitcher , lately principal, West Hertfordshire College, for services to further education.
JP Harkirtan Singh-Raud , senior lecturer in science education, Liverpool John Moores University, for services to education and to diversity. Brian David Robinson , principal and chief executive, Coleg Sir Gar, Carmarthenshire, for services to education and to training in Wales.
Patricia Anne Rodenburg , head of voice, Guildhall School of Music and Drama and of the Royal National Theatre, for services to drama. David Harold Saxon , Kelvin professor of physics, Glasgow University, for services to science. Theo Perry Calwell Schofield , general medical practitioner, Shipston-on-Stour and director of communication, Ethox Centre, Oxford, for services to healthcare. Peter Swann , professor of economics, Nottingham University Business School, for services to business and to economic policy. Anne Elizabeth Tattersfield , emeritus professor, respiratory medicine, head of division, respiratory medicine, Nottingham, for services to medicine. Edward Francis Timms , founder, Centre for German-Jewish Studies, Sussex University, for services to scholarship. Olwen Elizabeth Williams , consultant, genitourinary medicine, Wrexham Maelor and Glan Clwyd Hospitals, for services to medicine in Wales. David Michael Winter , professor of rural policy and director, Centre for Rural Research, Exeter University, for services to rural affairs.
Members of the Order of the British Empire
Dennis Bell , driver, Mobile Training Unit, East Antrim Institute of Further and Higher Education, for services to further education. Janette Arkwright Bunn , lately refectory manager, Barking College, London, for services to further education. Peter Courtnell , principal technician, Portsmouth University School of Architecture, for services to higher education. Margaret Davis , higher executive officer, Higher Education Directorate, DFES, for services to higher education.
Christopher Robert Elliott , master mariner, for services to scientific exploration and to maritime operations in polar regions. Janice Fiske , senior lecturer and consultant in special care dentistry, GKT Dental Institute and divisional director for dental services, Guy's and St Thomas'
National Health Service Trust. David Foskett , associate dean, School of Tourism, Hospitality and Leisure, Thames Valley University, for services to higher education. Janet Griffiths , associate specialist, University Dental Hospital, Cardiff, for services to dentistry. Grenville Roderick Hancox , professor of music, Canterbury Christ Church University College, for services to higher education. Margaret Isabelle Hopkins , associate lecturer, Open University, for services to higher education in Dumfries and Galloway. Gill Hutchings , director of community education and skills for life, Solihull College, West Midlands, for services to adult basic skills.
Linda Regan , senior research officer, Child and Women Abuse Studies Unit, London Metropolitan University, for services to Women and Children. Anne Elizabeth Simpson , head of disability service, Strathclyde University, for services to disabled students in higher education. Leo Vint , senior caretaker, Newry and Kilkeel Institute of Further and Higher Education, for services to further education in Northern Ireland. Colin MacKay Warwick , photographer, Edinburgh, for services to veterinary education.