Personal Record

1939 Born in Leicester, UK
1958 Open Scholarship to the University of Nottingham
1961 Graduated from the University of Nottingham with 1st Class Honours
1964 PhD at Imperial College London with Prof. Hamish Sutherland
1965 Postdoctoral year at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore with Prof. Alex Nickon
1966 Postdoctoral year at Imperial College with Prof. Sir Derek Barton
1967 Assistant lecturer at Imperial College
1968 Lecturer in Organic Chemistry
1979 DSc from the University of London
1982 Reader in Organic Chemistry
1996 Director of Undergraduates Studies, Chemistry Department, Imperial College
1997 Bader Award of the Royal Society of Chemistry for eminence in organic chemistry

Last updated: 11th November 2001