Professor Doreen Cantrell, Vice-Principal and Head of the College of Life Sciences at the University of Dundee, has been awarded a CBE in the 2014 New Year Honours. Professor Cantrell was recognised for her services to life sciences.
'I am honoured and delighted to have been awarded a CBE for services to Life Sciences,' said Professor Cantrell. 'I have the privilege of working with an outstanding team in the College of Life Sciences and this honour would not have been possible without their support. I feel this award reflects the impact that Life Sciences research makes to the University, the City of Dundee and society in general.' Full story
The University of Dundee's Centre for Anatomy and Human Identification has been awarded a prestigious Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher Education. Presented in recognition of `world class excellence' the Queen's Anniversary Prizes are among the most highly-regarded awards for the UK's universities and colleges. CAHID, which is headed by Professor Sue Black, is one of the world's foremost institutions for the study and application of human anatomy, forensic human identification, disaster victim identification and forensic and medical art.