Personal Chair awarded to Sally Lowell
01 July 2020
Congratulations to CRM Group Leader Sally Lowell, who has been promoted to Personal Chair.
This title is awarded to University staff who have sustained achievement of the highest distinction and have received recognition in an international context.
Professor Lowell set up her own research group at the University of Edinburgh in 2007, with the aim of understanding how pluripotent cells steer a path towards lineage commitment. She was recently awarded a prestigious Wellcome Trust Senior Fellowship.
CRM Director Professor Stuart Forbes said:
I would like to offer my congratulations to Sally who has been promoted to Professor. Sally is a highly valued member of the Centre and has been with us from the start. This Personal Chair recognises her excellent track record and international standing in the area of stem cell research.
Professor Sally Lowell said:
I am very lucky to have such a great bunch of people in my lab. I’d like to say a big thanks to all our lab members, past and present, and I look forward to the day we can all go out and celebrate together!