Austin Smith#


Austin Smith
Email:austin.smith 'at' cscr.cam.ac.uk
Membership Number:2771
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:UNITED KINGDOM
Section:CELL & DEVELOPMENTAL BIOLOGY
Username:asmith
Elected:2010
Homepage: http://www.bioc.cam.ac.uk/uto/smitha.html

Present and Previous Positions
  • 2007- Director, Wellcome Trust Centre for Stem Cell Research, University of Cambridge
  • 2005- Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Cambridge
  • 2003- Medical Research Council Professorial Fellow
  • 2004-2005 Director Centre for Genome Research, then Institute of Stem Cell Research
  • 2001-2006 Professor, University of Edinburgh
  • 2004-2005 Director of MRC Centre Development in Stem Cell Biology
  • 1995 Reader, University of Edinburgh
  • 1990-1996 Group Leader, Centre for Genome Research, University of Edinburgh _
  • 1987-1990 Postdoctoral Research Assistant, Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford
  • 1986 Research Assistant, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford

Fields of Scholarship
  • Stem Cell Biology

Honours and Awards
  • 2010 Louis-Jantet Prize for Medicine
  • 2006 Elected Fellow of the Royal Society of London
  • 2004 Elected Member of the European Molecular Biology Organisation
  • 2003 Elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh
  • 2002 Ellison-Clife Medal, Royal Society of Medicine
  • 2000 Pfizer Academic Award for "Pioneering work in the field of Stem Cell Science"


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