Area of Current Research Interests
Protein targeting and organelle biogenesis in yeasts. Translocation across membranes. Functional genomics and yeast proteome. Molecular chaperones.
Lister Institute-Jenner Fellow.
Appointed Reader in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Manchester from 1.10.94.
Society for General Microbiology Fleming Award, 1997.
Awarded the 1998 Balfour Prize by the Genetical Society.
Appointed to a Personal Chair in Genetics from 1.8.98.
Elected a Member of the Institute, 1999.
Representative of the University of Manchester 1.2.01.
Education Dean, School of Biological Sciences, 2002.
Associate Dean, Faculty of Life Sciences, 2004-2007
Vice President, University of Manchester, 2007-2011
Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Curtin University, Australia, 2011-2014.
President and Vice Chancellor, Flinders University, Australia, 2015.