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Chancellor's Award winners

Winners of the Chancellor's Awards.

2020 Chancellor's Award winners

Impact Award

Professor Michael Eddleston, Personal Chair in Clinical Toxicology, Centre for Cardiovascular Science

Research Award
Professor Chris Speed, Chair of Design Informatics in Edinburgh College of Art
Rising Star Award
Dr Ewa Luger is a Chancellor’s Fellow in Digital Arts and Humanities, Edinburgh College of Art

Dr Davide Michieletto, Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship, School of Physics and Astronomy and the Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine.

Teaching Award
Dr Ruth McQuillan, Senior Lecturer and Programme Director online Masters in Public Health, Usher Institute

Chancellor's Awards 2020 - staff Bulletin article

2019 Chancellor's Award winners

Impact Award

Professor Richard Mellanby, Personal Chair of Comparative Medicine, The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies

Research Award
Professor Charles ffrench-Constant, Professorial Fellow and Dean of Research for the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine
Rising Star Award
Dr Jennifer Culbertson, Reader in Linguistics and English Language, School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences

Teaching Award

Dr Alan Convery, Senior Lecturer in Politics, School of Social and Political Science

Chancellor's Awards 2019 - staff news article

2018 Chancellor’s Award winners

Impact Award

Professor David FitzPatrick, Joint Section Head: Disease Mechanisms, MRC Institute of Genetics & Molecular Medicine, Edinburgh Medical School

Research Award
Professor Richard Morris, Professor of Neuroscience, Centre for Discovery Brain Sciences, Edinburgh Medical School
Rising Star Award
Dr Beth Biller, Chancellor's Fellow, Institute for Astronomy, School of Physics and Astronomy

Teaching Award

Professor Pete Higgins, Chair of Outdoor and Environmental Education, Moray House School of Education; and Professor Dave Reay, Chair in Carbon Management and Education, School of GeoSciences

Chancellor's Awards 2018 - staff news article

2017 Chancellor’s Award winners

Impact Award

Professor Francisca Mutapi, Professor of Global Health Infection and Immunity, School of Biological Sciences

Research Award
Professor Polly Arnold, Crum Brown Chair of Chemistry, School of Chemistry
Rising Star Award
Professor Devi Sridhar, Professor of Global Public Health, Usher Institute of Population Health Sciences and Informatics; and Dr Mirko Canevaro, Reader, School of History, Classics and Archaeology
Teaching Award
Professors Charles Cockell, Chair of Astrobiology, School of Physics and Astronomy; and Alison Koslowski, Professor of Social Policy and Research Methods, School of Social and Political Science

Chancellor's Awards 2017 - staff news article

2016 Chancellor's Award winners

Impact Award

Professor Lesley McAra, Assistant Principal Community Relations and Chair of Penology; and Professor Susan McVie, Chair of Quantitative Criminology, School of Law

Research Award
Professor Andrew Rambaut, Chair in Molecular Evolution, School of Biological Sciences
Rising Star Award
Dr Sam Spiegel, Lecturer in International Development and Director of Research at the Centre of African Studies
Teaching Award
Dr Jessie Paterson, Lecturer in Student Learning, The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies

Chancellor's Awards 2016 - staff news article

2015 Chancellor's Award winners

Research Award
Brian Walker, Professor of Endocrinology and Head of British Heart Foundation Centre for Cardiovascular Science
Rising Star Award
Dr Louise Horsfall, Lecturer in Biotechnology, School of Biological Sciences
Teaching Award
Dr Angus Bancroft, co-Director for Research Programmes in the Graduate School of Social and Political Science

Chancellor's Awards 2015 - staff news article

2014 Chancellor's Award winners

Research Award
Professor Margaret Frame, Science Director of the Edinburgh Cancer Research UK Centre and Research Director of the College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
Professor Jo Shaw, Salvesen Chair of European Institutions, Edinburgh Law School and Director of the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities
Rising Star Award
Dr Nicholas Mills, Reader in Cardiology; British Heart Foundation Intermediate Clinical Research Fellow; Consultant Cardiologist, the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
Teaching Award
Dr Elizabeth Bomberg, School of Social & Political Science

Chancellor's Awards 2014 - staff news article

2013 Chancellor's Award winners

Research Award
Professor Agata Smoktunowicz, School of Mathematics
Rising Star Award
Dr Catherine Heymans, Lecturer, School of Physics & Astronomy
Teaching Award
Professor Helen Cameron, Director of the Centre for Medical Education, College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine

Chancellor's Awards 2013 - staff news article

2012 Chancellor's Award winners

Research Award
Igor Rudan, Chair in International Health & Molecular Medicine, Centre for Population Health Sciences
Rising Star Award
Dr Eve Hepburn, Senior Lecturer in Politics & International Relations, School of Social & Political Science; Depute Director of the Academy of Government
Teaching Award
Jamie Davies, Professor of Experimental Anatomy, Centre for Integrative Physiology

Chancellor's Awards 2012 - staff news article

2011 Chancellor's Award winners

Research Award
Mark Bradley, Professor of High-Throughput Chemistry, School of Chemistry
Rising Star Award
Dr Dominic Johnson, Reader in Politics & International Relations, School of Social & Political Science
Teaching Award
Sue Welburn, Professor of Medical & Veterinary Molecular Epidemiology, Director of the Global Health Academy

Chancellor's Awards 2011 - staff news article

2010 Chancellor's Award winners

Research Award
Professor Peter Sandercock, School of Molecular & Clinical Medicine; Head of Edinburgh Neuroscience
Rising Star Award
Dr Euan Brechin, School of Chemistry
Teaching Award
Professor O James Garden, Regius Professor of Clinical Surgery & Honorary Consultant Surgeon, School of Clinical & Surgical Sciences

Chancellor's Awards 2010 - staff news article

2009 Chancellor's Award winners

Research Award
Professors Harry Campbell and Malcolm Dunlop, School of Molecular & Clinical Medicine
Rising Star Award
Dr Giles Hardingham, School of Biomedical Sciences
Teaching Award
Dr John Lee, School of Informatics, School of Arts, Culture & Environment

Chancellor's Awards 2009 - staff news article

2008 Chancellor's Award winners

Research Award
Professor Joanna Wardlaw, Head of the Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences
Rising Star Award
Dr Polly Arnold, School of Chemistry
Teaching Award
Dr Siân Bayne, School of Education

Chancellor's Awards 2008 - staff news article

2007 Chancellor's Award winners

Research Award
Professor David Leigh, School of Chemistry
Rising Star Award
Professor Donald Bloxham, School of History, Classics & Archaeology
Teaching Award
Professor Susan Rhind, Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies

Chancellor's Awards 2007 - staff news article

2006 Chancellor's Award winners

Research Award
Professor Donald MacKenzie, School of Political & Social Studies
Rising Star Award
Professor Stuart West, School of Biological Sciences
Teaching Award
Dr Simon Bates, School of Physics

2005 Chancellor's Award winners

Research Award
Professor Jean Beggs, School of Biological Sciences
Teaching Award
Professor Jane Dawson, School of Divinity

2004 Chancellor's Award winners

Research Award
Professor David Porteous, Leader of the Molecular Medicine Centre
Teaching Award
Professor Allan Cumming, School of Medicine