Ian Kimber#


Ian Kimber
Email:ian.kimber 'at' manchester.ac.uk
Membership Number:4302
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:UNITED KINGDOM
Section:APPLIED & TRANSLATIONAL BIOLOGY
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Present and Previous Positions
  • 2007 - present Professor of Toxicology and Associate Dean for Business Development, University of Manchester, UK
  • 2003 - 2007 Director of Allergy, Inflammation and Immunology, Syngenta Biopharmaceuticals
  • 2000 - 2007 Global Head of Toxicology Research, Syngenta Ltd
  • 1998 - 2000 Head of Toxicology Research, AstraZeneca
  • 1992 - 1998 Head of Research, Zeneca Central Toxicology Laboratory
  • 1988 - 1992 Head of Cell and Molecular Biology Section, Zeneca Central Toxicology Laboratory
  • 1983 - 1988 Head of Immunology, ICI Central Toxicology Laboratory
  • 1977 - 1983 Senior Investigator, Paterson Institute for Cancer Research

Fields of Scholarship
  • Toxicology - all aspects including risk assessment
  • Allergy - skin and respiratory allergy to chemicals and proteins
  • Cellular immunology - including cytokine biology
  • Food allergy
  • Skin biology - including skin diseases (psoriasis and allergic contact dermatitis)
  • Alternatives to animal research - including the development of in vitro, in silico and computational models
  • Inflammation biology

Honours and Awards
  • 2015 Distinguished Toxicology Scholar Award. Presented annually by the US Society of Toxicology
  • 2015 Barnes Prize. Presented biennially by the British Toxicology Society
  • 2011 OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire). Awarded in the Queen's Birthday Honours List. For Services to Science
  • 2011 Elected Fellow Royal Society of Biology
  • 2010 Eurotox (European Society of Toxicology) Bo Holmstedt Memorial Fellowship Award. Presented annually to a European toxicologist
  • 2006 Prosser-White Oration. Awarded by the British Association of Dermatologists
  • 2006 Elected Fellow of British Toxicology Society
  • 2005 Society of Toxicology. Career Achievement Award in Immunotoxicology
  • 2003 Society of Toxicology Enhancement of Animal Welfare Award
  • 2003 Elected Fellow of Academy of Toxicological Sciences
  • 2001 Doerenkamp-Zbinden Foundation Prize in Biomedical Science
  • 2001 Ninth Annual Robert A Scala Award in Toxicology
  • 2000 SmithKline Beecham Laboratory Animal Welfare Prize

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