Fellows recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2020

The RSE offers its congratulations to the following Fellows who were recognised in the Queen’s 2020 Birthday Honours:

General Music Director of Deutsche Oper Berlin
For services to music


Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire
Professor Muffy CALDER OBE
Vice Principal and Head, College of Science and Engineering, University of Glasgow
For services to Research and Education


Commander of the Order of the British Empire
Dr Christiaan Richard David Van der KUYL
Chair and Co-Founder, 4J Studios
For services to the Economy

Professor David John WEBB
Christison Professor of Therapeutics and Clinical Pharmacology, University of Edinburgh
For services to Clinical Pharmacology Research and Education


Officer of the Order of the British Empire
Dr Deborah Antoinette O’NEIL
Chief Executive Officer, Novabiotics
For services to Biotechnology, Business and Charity

Professor Miles John PADGETT
Kelvin Chair of Natural Philosophy, Glasgow University
For services to Scientific Research and Outreach

Professor Catherine SUDLOW
Professor of Neurology and Clinical Epidemiology, University of Edinburgh, director of BHF Data Science Centre, Health Data Research UK, and lately chief Scientist, UK Biobank
For services to Medical Research

Dr Sarah Frances (Sally) BEAMISH
For services to Music

Professor Andrew HARRISON
Chief Executive Officer, Diamond Light Source Ltd
For services to Science during the Covid-19 response


The full honours list is available here.