(William) James STIRLING

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1953-02-04
Education Belfast Royal Acad, Peterhouse Cambridge (entrance scholarship, Thomas Parke scholar in mathematics, John Worthington student in mathematics, MA), Univ of Cambridge (Smith's Prize in mathematics, PhD)
Books & Publications Publications QCD and Collider Physics (1996); numerous research pubns in learned jls
Recreations listening to and playing Irish music
Clubs Royal Dublin Soc
Style Prof W James Stirling, CBE, FRS
Career research assoc Physics Dept Univ of Washington Seattle 1979-81, research fell Dept of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics Univ of Cambridge 1981-83; Theory Div CERN Geneva: fell 1983-85, staff memb 1985-86; Univ of Durham: lectr 1986-89, sr lectr 1989-90, reader 1990-92, prof of mathematical sciences and physics 1992-2008, dir Inst for Particle Physics Phenomenology (IPPP) 2000-05, pro-vice-chllr (research) 2005-08; Jacksonian prof of natural philosophy Cavendish Lab Univ of Cambridge 2008- (head of dept 2011-), professorial fell Peterhouse Cambridge 2008-; memb: Ctee Nuclear and Particle Physics Div Inst of Physics 1997-99, Physics Panel Research Assessment Ctees 2001 and 2008, Cncl STFC 2009-, HEFCE Science and Innovation Strategic Advsy Ctee 2010-; Royal Soc: memb Research Fellowships Panel A(i) 2002-05, memb Sectional Ctee 2 2000-03 (chm 2003), memb Cncl 2008; PPARC: memb Theory Sub-Ctee 1987-90, memb Particle Physics Ctee 1987-90 and 1998-2001, memb Educn and Trg Ctee 1998-2001, memb CERN Fellowship Panel 1998-2001, memb Panel to Review Sr Research Physicists in the Particle Physics Dept at Rutherford Appleton Lab 2001, chm Science Ctee 2001-03; memb numerous int conf advsy ctees; SERC/PPARC Sr Fellowship 1993-98, Humboldt Research Award 1997; pres Soc of Fells Univ of Durham 2003-08, memb Bd of Govrs Royal GS Newcastle upon Tyne 1998-2005; FInstP 1992, FRS 1999
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