Semir ZEKI

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1940-11-08
Education UCL (BSc, PhD)
Publications N/A
Recreations reading (especially about the darker side of man), music (especially opera), deep sleep
Clubs Athenaeum, Garrick
Style Prof Semir Zeki, FRS
Career res assoc St Elizabeth's Hosp Washington DC 1967-68, asst prof of anatomy Univ of Wisconsin 1968-69, Henry Head res fell Royal Soc 1975-80; UCL: asst lectr in anatomy 1966-67, lectr in anatomy 1969-75, reader in neurobiology 1980-81, prof of neurobiology 1981-, co-head Wellcome Dept of Cognitive Neurology 1996-2001, fell 2000-; visiting prof: Duke Univ Durham NC 1977, Institut für Medizinische Psychologie Ludwig Maximilians Univ Munich 1982-87, Univ of Calif Berkeley 1984, 2003 and 2006, Inst for Advanced Study Stanford Univ 2002; visiting lectr Univ of St Andrews 1985, assoc Neurosciences Res Prog NY 1985, visiting prof Université Libre de Bruxelles 1997-98; delivered numerous special lectures; memb: Bd of Advisors Beit Meml Tst 1984-89, Scientific Advsy Bd The Neurosciences Institute NY 1986-, Bd of Scientific Govrs Scripps Res Inst Calif 1992-, Bd of Govrs Int Brain Res Orgn (IBRO) 1993-98; chm Vision Res Working Pty Wellcome Tst 1987- (memb 1985-87); tstee Fight for Sight 1992-97, guarantor Brain 1994-; memb: Ctee of Honour Paris Decorative and Fine Arts Soc 1997-, Nat Sciences Cncl of France 1998-2002, Bd Scientific Govrs Low Temperature Physics Lab Technical Univ Helsinki; Hocart Prize Royal Anthropological Inst 1961, Minerva Fndn Prize California 1985, Prix Science Pour l'Art Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy (LVMH) Paris 1991, Rank Prize in Opto-electronics 1992, Zotterman Prize Swedish Physiological Soc 1993, Electronic Imaging Award 2002, King Faisal Int Prize in Science King Faisal Fndn 2004, Erasmus Medal Academia Europaea 2008, Segerfalk Fndn Award 2009, Aristotle Medal World Fedn of Psychiatry 2011, Rome Prize Atena Onlus 2012; assoc ed and memb Ed Bds of scientific jls; ed Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society 1997-2004; exhibition Bianco su Bianco: Oltre Malevich (Pecci Museum of Contemporary Art Milan) 2011; memb Physiological Soc 1978, hon memb Italian Primatological Assoc 1988, memb Academia Europaea 1990, memb European Acad of Sciences and Arts Salzburg 1992, foreign memb American Philosophical Soc 1998, fndr memb Acad of Medical Sciences 1998; Hon DSc: Aston Univ 1994, Aberdeen Univ 2008, Athens Univ 2012; FRSM 1972, FZS 1980, MRI 1985, FRS 1990, FMedSci 1998
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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