UCL Ear Institute


Dr Dr Jonathan Ashmore receives honourary doctorate from the University of Sussex

4 August 2016

Dr Dr Jonathan Ashmore has recently received an honorary doctorate from the University of Sussex.

One of ten "remarkable" people honoured by the University of Sussex this summer, Prof Ashmore, pictured here with University Chancellor Sanjeev Bhaskar, received a Doctor of Science degree.

Prof Jonathan Ashmore is a Sussex alumnus was honoured in recognition of his internationally recognised research in biophysics which has led to a greater understanding of how our eyes and our ears work.

Wondering about his increadible robe? The Sussex Hon DSc robe was apparently designed by Hardy Amies in the 1960s.