Matthew Freeman



2013-present            Head, Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, Oxford

2007-2013                Head, Cell Biology Division

                                 MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge   

1992-2013                Member of scientific staff, Cell Biology Division,

                                 MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge

1987-1992                Postdoctoral fellow, University of California, Berkeley

1983-1987                PhD, Genetics, Imperial College, London

1983                         BA, Biochemistry, University of Oxford



2014                         2015 Novartis Medal and Prize from the Biochemical Society

2006                         Elected Fellow of The Royal Society

2003                         Awarded Hooke Medal of British Society for Cell Biology

2001                         Awarded EMBO Gold Medal

1999                         Elected to European Molecular Biology Organisation

Selected extracurricular activities

2009-2011                Member of Council, The Royal Society

2007-present            Chairman, Disease Models and Mechanisms Advisory Group

2005-2009                Chairman, Organising committee of ISDB Congress

2004-2009                Chairman, British Society for Developmental Biology

2003-present            Director, Company of Biologists

2003-2012                Editor, Developmental Biology

1992-2012                Executive committee, Campaign for Science and Engineering

                                 (formerly Save British Science)