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Members and meeting dates of the CSBS

The Council of the School


  • Professor Abby Fowden, Physiology, Development and Neuroscience

Heads of Department

  • Professor Gerard Evan, Biochemistry
  • Professor Anne Ferguson-Smith, Genetics
  • Professor Geoffrey Smith, Pathology
  • Professor Michael Edwardson, Pharmacology
  • Professor Bill Harris, Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
  • Professor Trevor Robbins, Psychology
  • Professor Sir David Baulcombe, Plant Sciences
  • Professor Michael Akam, Zoology
  • Professor James Wood, Veterinary Medicine

Heads of Institutes

  • Dr Beverley Glover (observer), Botanic Garden
  • Professor Daniel St Johnston, Gurdon Institute
  • Professor Ottoline Leyser, Sainsbury Laboratory
  • Professor Austin Smith, Stem Cell Research
  • Professor Steve Oliver, Systems Biology

Faculty Boards

  • Dr David Summers (Biology), Genetics
  • Professor Patrick Maxwell (Clinical Medicine), Medicine

General Board Members

  • Dr David Good, Director of Education

Student representatives

  • Mr Matthew Johnston (undergraduate), Christ's College
  • Miss Samyyia Ashraf (graduate), MRC Human Nutrition Research


  • Miss Karen Douglas (Secretary)
  • Dr Fiona Russell (Deputy Secretary)
  • Miss Felicity Webster (Finance Manager)


Meeting dates 2015-2016

Monday, 12 October 2015

Monday, 23 November 2015

Monday, 25 January 2016

Monday, 14 March 2016

Monday, 9 May 2016

Monday, 4 July 2016