Area of Current Research Interests
Molecular approaches to the control of insect-born diseases with a particular interest in insect molecular biology, insect parasite interactions, transgenic tech-nology, gene structure and expression.
1990 Genetical Society Balfour Lecturer.
Fellowship extended by 3 years to 30.9.95.
Promoted to Senior Lecturer from 1.10.93.
Elected a Member of the Institute, 1996.
Appointed Professor of Molecular Entomology, Keele University, 1999
Appointed as Faculty Research Director for Natural Sciences, 2014
Awarded Honorary Fellowship of the Royal Entomological Society, 2015
Honorary Fellow of the Royal Entomological Society (Hon. FRES),2017.