UCL Division of Biosciences


Congratulations to Dr Nick Lane for his promotion to Professor

23 June 2017

Please join us in congratulating Dr Nick Lane who has been promoted to a Professor of Evolutionary Biochemistry in the latest round of Senior Academic promotions effective from 1st October 2017.

Dr Nick Lane

Dr Lane's work focuses on the origin of life, and the origin and evolution of eukaryotes. He is the author of four critically acclaimed books on evolutionary biochemistry as well as a founding member of the UCL Consortium for Mitochondrial Research and a leader of the UCL Research Frontiers Origin of Life programme.

Dr Lane's work has been recognized by the Biochemical Society Award in 2015 and the Royal Society Michael Faraday Prize in 2016.