John Anthony PICKETT

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1945-04-21
Education King Edward VII GS, Univ of Surrey (BSc, PhD)
Publications N/A
Recreations jazz trumpet playing
Clubs N/A
Style Prof John Pickett, CBE, FRS
Career postdoctoral fell UMIST 1970-72, sr scientist Chem Dept Brewing Res Fndn 1972-76, princ scientific offr Dept of Insecticides and Fungicides Rothamsted Experimental Station 1976-83, head Biological and Ecological Chem Dept Rothamsted Research 1984-2010, scientific dir Rothamsted Centre for Sustainable Pest and Disease Mgmnt 2007-, scientific ldr of chemical ecology Rothamsted Research; hon prof Univ of Nottingham 1991-, Michael Elliott distinguished research fell 2010-; chm Advsy Ctee Sch of Applied Chem Univ of N London 1993-95, hon memb Academic Staff Univ of Reading 1995-, external examiner Imperial Coll London and Univ of Sussex, cncllr Int Soc of Chemical Ecology 1991-2000 (vice-pres 1994, pres 1995), scientific advsr Int Fndn for Sci Stockholm 1996-, expert advsr Nat Strategy on Climate Change and Low Carbon Devpt for the Govt of Rwanda 2010-; chm: Working Gp on the Future of Sites of Special Sci Interest (SSSIs) Royal Soc 2000-01, Copus Grants Panel Royal Soc 2002-04, External Scientific Advsy Gp on Pesticides Gates Fndn 2005-, Royal Soc Pfizer Award Seminar 2011 and 2012, Panel Royal Soc DFID Capacity Building Intiative 2013- (memb Panel 2012-); memb: Visiting Gp IPO-DLO Netherlands 1993, Conference Grants Ctee Royal Soc 1997-99, Sectional Ctee Royal Soc 1997-2000 and 2007-09, Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina 2001, Scientific Advsy Bd Max-Planck-Gesellschaft Inst of Chemical Ecology Jena Germany 2003- (chm 2007-), Governing Cncl Int Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (ICIPE) Nairobi 2005 (chm 2007-), Dorothy Hodgkin Fellowship Selection Panel Royal Soc 2006-08, Final Award Ctee Leverhulme-Royal Soc Africa Award 2008, Defence Scientific Advsy Cncl Ind Scientific and Technical Advice Register 2008-, Royal Soc Review Gp Royal Soc Policy Study on Biological Approaches to Enhance Food-Crop Prodn 2008, Medals and Awards Ctee Royal Soc 2009-11, Bd of Tstees Int Inst of Tropical Agriculture 2010-, Scientific Advsy Bd Vector-Based Control of Transmission: Discovery Research (Bill and Melinda Gates Fndn Grand Challenges in Global Health supported prog under the auspices of the Fndn of the Nat Insts of Health USA) 2010-, Informal Research Advsy Gp (iRAG) on Research Policy Dept for Int Devpt 2010-, HEFCE REF 2014 Sub-Panel 5 Biological Sciences 2010-, Inst for Life Sciences External Advsy Ctee Univ of Southampton 2011, Review Panel for Sustainable Crop Prodn Research Int Devpt Prog 2011-, Advsy Bd Integrated Striga Mgmnt in Africa 2012-, BBSRC Pool of Experts Responsive Mode Grants 2012-; assessor Grants for R&D Technology Strategy Bd 2011-; chm Royal Soc Working Gp on Devpt for Biofuels 2006-07, Summer Science Exhbn Ctee (formerly Soiree Ctee) Royal Soc 2008- (chm 2010-12), ex-officio memb Hooke Ctee Royal Soc 2010-12; guest ed The Biochemist 1998; memb Editorial Bd: Jl of Chemical Ecology 1991-, Int Jl of Tropical Insect Sci 2006-, Phytochemistry Letters 2007-, Phytochemistry 2008-; memb BCPC Editorial Advsy Bd The Pesticide Manual 2011-; memb Governing Body (as pres for Royal Soc) Uppingham Sch 2007-; patron Butterfly World 2008-; Royal Soc Croonian Prize lectr 2008; The Rank Prize Nutrition and Crop Husbandry 1995, Int Soc of Chemical Ecology Silver Medal 2002, Wolf Fndn Prize in Agriculture 2008, Millennium Award ASSOCHAM's 9th Knowledge Millennium Summit New Delhi (and Millennium Address speaker) 20011, Int Congress of Entomology Cert of Distinction 2012; Hon DSc Univ of Nottingham, Hon BSc Univ of Surrey 2011; hon life memb Assoc of Applied Biologists (AAB) 2004, foreign memb Royal Swedish Acad of Agric and Forestry 2005; CChem 1975; FRSC 1982, FRES, MACS 1993, FRS 1996 (memb Cncl 2000-02), MRI 1997, Hon FRES 2010, hon fell Royal Entomological Soc 2010 (pres-elect 2013), hon memb Chemical Soc of Ethiopia 2010
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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