Thomas Leon (Tom) BLUNDELL

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1942-07-07
Education Steyning GS, BNC Oxford (BA, DPhil)
Publications N/A
Recreations playing jazz, listening to opera, walking
Clubs N/A
Style Prof Sir Tom Blundell, FRS
Career postdoctoral res fell Molecular Biophysics Laboratory Univ of Oxford 1967-72 (jr res fell Linacre Coll 1968-70), lectr in biological sci Univ of Sussex 1973-76, prof of crystallography Birkbeck Coll London 1976-90 (govr 1985-89), DG Agric and Food Research Cncl 1991-94, chief exec BBSRC 1994-96, Sir William Dunn prof of biochemistry and head of Dept Univ of Cambridge 1996-2009, chair Sch of Biological Sciences Univ of Cambridge 2003-09, emeritus prof and dir of research Dept of Biochemistry Univ of Cambridge 2009-; professorial fell Sidney Sussex Coll Cambridge 1995-2009 (emeritus fell 2009-); chm Royal Cmmn on Environmental Pollution 1998-2005; chm Biofabrica 1989-91; industrial conslt: CellTech 1981-86, Pfizer Central Research 1984-90, Abingworth Management Ltd 1988-90 and 1997-; scientific advsr Oxford Molecular Ltd 1996-99; memb Research Bd: SmithKline Beecham plc 1997-2000, Bioprocessing Ltd 1997-99; memb Scientific Advsy Bd: Protein Mechanics Calif 2001-04, Teraview 2002-06; non-exec dir Celltech plc 1997-2004 (chm Scientific Advsy Bd 1998-2004), co-fndr and non-exec dir Astex Therapeutics Cambridge 1999-2010 (also chm Sci Advsy Bd), chair SAB Astex Pharma 2011-; hon dir ICRF Structural Molecular Biology Unit 1989-96, dir Int Sch of Crystallography Erice Italy 1982-, chm Biological Sci Ctee SERC 1983-87 (memb Cncl 1989-90), chair Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Cncl 2009-; memb: Cncl AFRC 1985-90, Advsy Cncl on Science and Technol 1988-90, Advsy Bd Research Cncls 1991-94, European Sci and Technol Assembly (ESTA) 1995-97, Bd Babraham Inst 1997-2003; memb Editorial Advsy Bd: Biochemistry 1986-89, Protein Science 1992-98; jt ed Progress in Biophysics and Molecular Biology 1979-; pres UK Biosciences Fedn 2004-08, pres UK Science Cncl 2011-; cncllr Oxford CBC 1970-73 (chm Planning Ctee 1972-73); tstee Lawes Tst 1998-2009; Hon DSc: Univ of Edinburgh 1993, UEA 1993, Univ of Sheffield 1994, Univ of Strathclyde 1994, Univ of Warwick 1995, Univ of Antwerp 1995, Univ of Nottingham 1996, Univ of South West England 1997, Univ of Stirling 2000, Univ of Sussex 2001, Univ of St Andrews 2002, Univ of Pavia 2002, Univ of London 2003, Univ of Dundee 2007, Univ of Chile 2011; Alcon Award 1985, Gold Medal Inst of Biotechnological Studies 1987, Sir Hans Krebs Medal Fedn of Euro Biochemical Socs 1987, Ciba Medal UK Biochemical Soc 1988, Feldberg Prize in biology and medicine 1988, Gold Medal Soc for Chem Indust 1995, Bernal Medal Royal Soc 1998, European Prize for Innovative Science 1998; hon fell: Birkbeck Coll London 1989, BNC Oxford, Linacre Coll Oxford 1991; fell Indian Nat Acad 1994; memb: EMBO 1984, Academia Europaea 1993; pres Biochemical Soc 2009-11; FRS 1984 (memb Cncl 1997-98), Hon FRASE 1993, FMedSci 1998, hon fell RSC 2006, hon memb Br Biophysical Soc 2008, foreign memb Third World Acad of Sciences 2008, foreign memb Chilean Acad of Sciences 2011, FSB 2012
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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