John Walker - Curriculum vitae

Education
1960 - 1969 St. Catherine’s College, University of Oxford.
1965 - 1969 Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, University of Oxford.
1969 M. A. and D. Phil. degrees from University of Oxford.
Employment
1969 - 1971 Postdoctoral Fellow at The School of Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin, Madison, U. S. A.
1971 - 1972 NATO Fellow at the CNRS, Gif-sur-Yvette, France.
1972 - 1974 EMBO Fellow at the Institut Pasteur, Paris, France.
1974 - 1982 Scientific Staff Member, The MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge.
1982 - 1987 Senior Scientist, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge.
1987 - 1998 Special Appointment, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge.
1998 - present Director of The MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit (formerly the MRC Dunn Human Nutrition Unit), Cambridge.
Honours and Awards
1983 Member of The European Molecular Biology Organisation
1995 Fellow of The Royal Society, London
1997 Nobel Prize in Chemistry
1997 Fellow of Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge
1998 Founding Fellow of The Academy of Medical Sciences, London
1999 Knight Bachelor
1999 Foreign Member of The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences
2003 Foreign Member of L’Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei, Rome, Italy
2004 Foreign Associate of the National Academy of Sciences, U. S. A.
2009 Fellow of the Science Museum, London
2009 Honorary Fellow, Society of Biology, London
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