William George HILL

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1940-08-07
Education St Albans Sch, Wye Coll London (BSc), Univ of Calif Davis (MS), Iowa State Univ, Univ of Edinburgh (PhD, DSc)
Publications N/A
Recreations farming, bridge
Clubs Farmers'
Style Prof William Hill, OBE, FRS, FRSE
Career Univ of Edinburgh: lectr 1965-74, reader 1974-83, prof of animal genetics 1983-2002 (emeritus prof 2003-), head Inst of Cell, Animal and Population Biology 1990-93, head Div of Biological Sciences 1993-98, dean and provost Faculty of Sci and Engrg 1999-2002; visiting prof and visiting research assoc: Univ of Minnesota 1966, Iowa State Univ 1967-78, N Carolina State Univ 1979, 1985 and 1988-2005; ed: Animal Production 1971-78, Livestock Production Science 1994-95, Genetical Research 1996-2007, Genetics Research 2008-12; ed-in-chief Proceedings of the Royal Soc B 2005-08; memb: Sci Study Gp Meat and Livestock Cmmn 1969-72, AFRC Animals Res Grant Bd 1986-92, Dir's Advsy Gp AFRC Animal Breeding Res Orgn 1983-87, AFRC Inst of Animal Physiology and Genetics Res 1987-93, Bd of Govrs Roslin Inst 1994-2002 (dep chair 1998-2002), Cncl Royal Soc 1993-94, RAE Biological Scis Panel 1995-96 and 1999-2001 (chair 1999-2001); chair Nat Ctee Conservation Animal Genetic Resources 2001-02; pres: Br Soc of Animal Sci 1999-2000 (vice-pres 1997-99), Cwlth Scholarships Cmmn 1998-2004 (dep chair 2002-04); vice-pres Genetics Soc 2004-08; Hon DSc N Carolina State Univ 2003, Dr (hc) Univ of Edinburgh 2005; FRSE 1979, FRS 1985
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

FOLLOW US ON TWITTER

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