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Queen's Birthday Honours for the UCL community

21 June 2012

Congratulations to the members of the UCL community who were recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours 2012.

Knights Bachelor - Knighthoods (Sir)

  • Professor Sir Timothy Gowers FRS (UCL Honorary Fellow; Former Lecturer and Reader in Mathematics at UCL) for services to mathematics

Dames Commander of the Order of the British Empire (DBE)

  • Professor Dame Uta Frith (UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience) for services to clinical science
  • Professor Dame Janet Thornton CBE (Former Professor and Director, UCL Biochemistry and Molecular Biology) for services to bioinformatics

Commanders of the Order of the British Empire (CBE)

  • Professor Andreas Adam CBE (UCL Medical School 1977) for services to interventional radiology
  • Professor Lorna Casselton CBE (UCL Botany 1960) for services to fungal genetics and international science
  • The Rt Hon Peter Riddell CBE (Member, Constitution Unit Council, UCL School of Public Policy) for services to journalism and for public service

Officers of the Order of the British Empire (OBE)

  • Anne Bulford OBE (UCL English 1981; Member and Honorary Treasurer, UCL Council) for services to broadcasting
  • Dr Dougal Goodman OBE (UCL Bartlett Faculty of the Built Environment) for services to science
  • Sarah Hearn OBE (UCL Modern European Studies 1999) for services to the Department for International Development
  • Christopher Hughes OBE for (UCL Laws 1963) for services to pension protection
  • Jeremy Peat OBE (UCL Economics 1977) for services to business and public service in Scotland
  • Professor Jeffery Weeks OBE (UCL History 1967) for services to social science

Members of the Order of the British Empire (MBE)

  • Jonathan Betts MBE (UCL Institute of Archaeology 1986) for services to horology
  • Henry Frydenson MBE (UCL Laws 1978) for activities as Chairman of the Association of Contentious Trusts & Probate Specialists and for services to the community in north-west London
  • Professor Marek (Mark) Stella-Sawicki MBE (UCL Computer Science) for services to the Polish community and charity

Order of Saint Michael and Saint George (CMG)

  • Deborah Bronnert CMG (UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies 2006) for services to the Foreign & Commonwealth Office

Order of the British Empire (OBE)

  • Reza Afshar OBE (UCL Economics 2000) for services to the Foreign & Commonwealth Office

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