New Year Honours for staff

Three staff members have been recognised in the Queen’s New Year Honours list.

Cait MacPhee, Professor of Biological Physics, has been made a CBE.

Her award is given in recognition of services to women in Physics.

Brain research

Joanna Wardlaw, Professor of Applied Neuroimaging, has been made a CBE for her services to neuroimaging and clinical science.

Professor Wardlaw is the Director of the Brain Research Imaging Centre in the Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences at the University and is an honorary consultant neuroradiologist at NHS Lothian.

Studying crime

Susan McVie, Professor of Quantitative Criminology, has been made an OBE.

Her award is given in recognition of services to social services.

Professor McVie is also the Director of the Applied Quantitative Methods Network and Co-Director of the Edinburgh Study of Youth Transitions and Crime.