Richard John ROBERTS

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1943-09-06
Education City of Bath Boys' Sch, Univ of Sheffield (BSc, PhD)
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Recreations croquet
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Style Dr Sir Richard Roberts
Career res assoc in biochemistry Harvard Univ 1971-72 (res fell 1969-70), asst dir for res Cold Spring Harbor Lab 1986-92 (sr staff investigator 1972-86); New England Biolabs: res dir 1992-2005, chief scientific offr 2005-, conslt and chm Scientific Advsy Bd 1974-92; chm Nat Advsy Ctee BIONET 1987-90 (memb 1984-86), exec ed Nucleic Acids Res 1987-; chm Bd of Scientific Counsellors Nat Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) 1996-2000, chm Steering Ctee on Genetics and Biotechnology ICSU 1998-2001, advsr to dir NASA Astrobiology Prog 2000-, scientific advsr to CIAR Evolutionary Biology 2002-04, pres Bd of Tstees Ocean Genome Legacy 2004-; memb: Scientific Advsy Bd Genex Corp 1977-85, Editorial Bd Nucleic Acids Research 1977-87, Editorial Bd Jl of Biological Chemistry 1979-84, Nat Advsy Ctee GENBANK 1982-89, panel NIH Study Section in Biochemistry 1985-88, Editorial Bd CABIOS (Computer Applications in the Biosciences) 1985-2001, panel NCI Cancer Centers Support Grant Review Ctee 1990-92, panel NLM Study Section 1993-95, Editorial Bd Current Opinion in Chemical Biology 1997-2001, Bd Albert Schweitzer Acad of Med 1998- (vice-pres 2003-), President's Cncl NY Acad of Sciences 2010-, Advsy Bd Nat Park System 2011-13, Advsy Bd JGI Microbial Genomics and Metagenomics 2011-; chm Scientific Advsy Bd Celera Corp 1998-2002; memb Sci Advsy Bd: Molecular Tool 1994-2000, Oxford Molecular Gp 1996-99, Conservation Law Fndn 1998-, PubMed Central 2000-03, Orchid Biosciences 2000-03, Diversa Corp 2003-05, PubChem 2004-, RainDance Technologies 2004-, ICGEB 2005-, InVivo Therapeutics 2007- (dir 2009-), Orwik 2009-; vice-chm Int Sci Advsy Bd JDW Inst of Genome Sciences Hangzhou China 2003-; visiting prof Univ of Bath 1996-98, hon prof 4th Mil Med Univ Xian 2002-, hon prof Dalian Inst of Chemical Physics 2002-, distinguished scientist and research scholar Boston Univ 2003-, hon prof Chinese Univ Hong Kong 2006- (Wei Lun visiting prof 1996), hon prof Nankai Univ China 2006-; vice-pres Albert Schweitzer Acad of Med 2003-; memb: American Soc for Microbiology; patron Oxford Int Biomedical Center 1994-, tstee Gaddafi Int Charity and Devpt Fndn 2009-11; assoc memb EMBO 1995, fell Science Museum London 2009; Nobel Prize for Physiology or Med 1993, Gabor Medal Royal Soc 2007; John Simon Guggenheim fell 1979-80, ASM Fndn lectr 1988-89, Miller prof Univ of Calif Berkeley 1991, Bourke lectr Boston Univ 1994, Dakin lectr Adelphi Univ 1994, Golden Plate Award American Acad of Achievement 1994, Ada Doisy lectr Univ Illinois Urbana 1996, William Ferdinand lectr Purdue Univ 1997, Steinberg/Wylie lectr Univ of Maryland 1997, Knudson lectr Oregon State Univ 1997, Medicus Magnus of the Polish Acad of Med 1998, Robert Church lectr on biotechnology Univ of Calgary 1998, Albert Einstein meml lectr Princeton Univ 2000, Sutton Lecture Univ of Kansas Med Center 2002, Robert Harris lectr MIT 2004, Dan Nathans lectr Johns Hopkins Univ 2006, Lester O Krampitz lectr Case Western Reserve Univ 2009, TIE Boston Legends and Leaders Award 2011; Hon MD: Univ of Uppsala 1992, Univ of Bath 1994; Hon DSc: Univ of Sheffield 1994, Univ of Derby 1995, Chinese Univ Hong Kong 2005; hon Dr Univ of Athens 2009; FRS 1995, fell American Acad of Microbiology 1997, FAAAS 1997
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

FOLLOW US ON TWITTER

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