INTERVIEW SPOTLIGHT: PROFESSOR CHRISTOPHER SMITH, PROFESSOR OF ANCIENT HISTORY, UNIVERSITY OF ST ANDREWS

INTERVIEW SPOTLIGHT: PROFESSOR CHRISTOPHER SMITH, PROFESSOR OF ANCIENT HISTORY, UNIVERSITY OF ST ANDREWS

Juliet Davies asks Member of Academia Europaea, Professor Christopher Smith, to share his most noteworthy professional experiences, to explain how his research relates to modern society and to tell us more about Sovereignty: a global perspective which is taking place in April 2019.

Professor Christopher Smith MAE
Professor Christopher Smith MAE

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Spotlight: An interview with Professor John Tucker MAE

Spotlight: An interview with Professor John Tucker MAE

As part of our interview series with members of Academia Europaea, Professor John Tucker, Professor of Computer Science at Swansea University, generously shares his professional highlights and talks about what being an MAE means to him.

 

Prof John Tucker
Prof John Tucker. Image courtesy of the Royal Society

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AE Cardiff welcomes new Executive Officer

AE Cardiff welcomes new Executive Officer

AE Cardiff Knowledge Hub is pleased to welcome our new Executive Officer to the team, Juliet Davies.

Juliet joined the AE Cardiff Hub in June from Cardiff University’s School of Medicine where she was an Executive Officer for 5 years.

Juliet Davies, Executive Officer
Juliet Davies, Executive Officer

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Professor Nicole Grobert is appointed to European Commission’s Group of Chief Scientific Advisors

Professor Nicole Grobert is appointed to European Commission’s Group of Chief Scientific Advisors

Professor Nicole Grobert, former Young Academy of Europe (YAE) Chair, has been appointed to the European Commission’s Group of Chief Scientific Advisors (GCSA).  Nicole is a Royal Society Industry Fellow, Professor of Nanomaterials at the Department of Materials in the University of Oxford and a visiting Professor at the Bio-Nano Electronics Research Centre at Toyo University, Japan.

Professor Poul Holm (Food from the Oceans Working Group Chair) and Professor Nicole Grobert, Panel of representatives from the academic community, Crossing boundaries: new approaches to science for policy in Europe, Estonian Academy of Sciences in Tallinn, 13 October 2017
Professor Poul Holm (Food from the Oceans Working Group Chair) and Professor Nicole Grobert in Tallinn, 13 October 2017

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Happy Retirement, Judith!

Happy Retirement, Judith!

Judith Lockett, the Hub’s Executive Officer, has retired. Judith has worked with the Hub’s Academic Director, Professor Ole Petersen, since 2010, when he was Director of Cardiff University’s School of Biosciences (2010-2015).

Judith Lockett receives flowers from Adrienne Evans, Executive Officer and PA to the Director, Research and Innovation Services
Judith Lockett receives flowers from Adrienne Evans, Executive Officer, Research and Innovation Services

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Ole H. Petersen, MD, wins the Physiology in Perspective: The Walter B. Cannon Award Lectureship

Ole H. Petersen, MD, wins the Physiology in Perspective: The Walter B. Cannon Award Lectureship

 The American Physiological Society (APS) has announced the 2018 recipients of its distinguished lecturer awards. Professor Ole H. Petersen, MD, of Cardiff University, is the winner of the Physiology in Perspective: The Walter B. Cannon Award Lectureship.

Martin Frank (left), Executive Director of the American Physiological Society and Professor Dennis Brown (right), Harvard Medical School and President of the American Physiological Society, presenting Professor Ole Petersen with the Cannon Award.
Martin Frank (left), Executive Director of the American Physiological Society and Professor Dennis Brown (right), Harvard Medical School and President of the American Physiological Society, presenting Professor Ole Petersen with the Cannon Award.

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Hub hosts major international symposium to mark milestone birthday of Prof Ole Petersen

Hub hosts major international symposium to mark milestone birthday of Prof Ole Petersen

On 6th /7th March, the Cardiff Hub hosted a major international symposium, Physiology and Pathophysiolgy 2018, to mark the 75th birthday of Professor Ole Petersen CBE FRS ML MAE, Vice-President of Academia Europaea.  The event attracted 90 delegates from across the world, many of whom had worked with or been mentored by Professor Petersen.

Speakers and Chairs at the Symposium

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