Helen Patricia SHARMAN

Biography

Gender Female
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1963-05-30
Education Jordanthorpe Comp Sch Sheffield, Univ of Sheffield (BSc)
Books & Publications
Recreations music, travel
Clubs N/A
Style Dr Helen Sharman, OBE
Career dep head Coatings Section MOV Hammersmith (formerly Marconi-Osram Valve, GEC subsid) 1985-87 (joined 1984), res technologist Mars Confectionery Slough 1987-89; selected as UK astronaut for Project Juno (jt venture between USSR and Antequera Ltd) 1989, trained at Yuri Gagarin Cosmonaut Trg Centre USSR 1989-91, became first Br person in space during mission 1991, scientific lectr and presenter 1992-99; gp ldr Nat Physical Lab 2010-13, faculty technical mangr Kingston Univ 2013-; Geoffrey Pardoe award RAeS, Bronze medal Br Interplanetary Soc, Friendship of the People of the Soviet Union medal, The Worshipful Guild of Air Pilots and Air Navigators award, Gold Medal of the Royal Aero Club, Pres's Medal of the Soc Chemical Industry, Univ of Sheffield Chancellor's medal for achievement; Freeman City of Sheffield; Hon MSc Univ of Birmingham 1991, Hon Master of Univ Univ of Surrey 1992; Hon DSc: Univ of Kent 1995, Southampton Inst 1997, Univ of Staffordshire 1998, Univ of Exeter 1999, Brunel Univ 2010; Hon DTech: Univ of Plymouth 1995, The Robert Gordon Univ 1996; hon memb Soc of Chemical Industry (SCI) 1992; sr fell Univ of Sheffield, fell Sheffield Hallam Univ; hon memb Radio Soc of GB 1991, CChem, FRSC 1993 (MRSC 1991), FRGS 1995, FRAeS 1995 (MRAeS 1991), FBIS 1996 (MBIS 1990)
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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