Area of Current Research Interests
Understanding the biochemistry of bacterial motility and the flagella motor: responses to and control by temporal changes in environmental stimuli.
Resigned fellowship on appointment as tutor and lecturer in the Biochemistry Department, University of Oxford, with a Lectureship at St Hilda’s College, Oxford, 1.10.85.
Elected a Member of the Institute, 1996.
Appointed Professor in the Microbiology Unit, Department of Biochemistry, Oxford, l.8.96.
Elected Fellow of Merton College, 1997.
Elected Fellow of UCL, 1998.
Appointed rep of the University of Oxford 2001.
Elected member EMBO, 2010.
Fellow of American Academy of Microbiology, 2011.
Elected Fellow of Society of Biology, 2011.
Elected Fellow of the Royal Society, 2013.
Appointed a member of the Governing Body for a period of 6 years, 2015.
Elected President of the Microbiology Society for 3 years from January 2019.