Sir Phillip Campbell, Editor-in-Chief, Nature Magazine will offer a 50-minute seminar focusing on Publishing and the Research Enterprise on Monday April 10, 2017 from 11AM to 1PM in Sackler 114 on the Boston Campus. There will be a Q&A Session immediately following the presentation.
Sir Philip Campbell is Editor-in-Chief of Nature and of Nature Research. His areas of responsibility include the editorial content of Nature, and assuring the long-term quality of all Nature publications.
He has a BSc in aeronautical engineering, an MSc in astrophysics and a PhD and postdoctoral research in upper atmospheric physics. Following his research, he became the Physical Sciences Editor of Nature and then, in 1988, the founding editor of Physics World, the international magazine of the UK Institute of Physics. He returned to Nature to take on his current role in 1995.
He has worked with the UK Office of Science and Innovation, the European Commission and the US National Institutes of Health on issues relating to science and its impacts in society. For ten years until 2012 he was a trustee of Cancer Research UK. He is a founding trustee and now the Chair of the research funding charity ‘MQ: transforming mental health’. He is a Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society and a Fellow of the Institute of Physics, and was awarded an honorary DSc by Leicester University and Bristol University, and an Honorary Professorship by the Peking Union Medical College. He is a Life Member of Clare Hall, Cambridge University. Sir Campbell is based in London.
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Time and Date: Monday, April 10, 2017, 11AM to 1PM
Location: Sackler 114, 145 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA 02111