The RSE offers its congratulations to the following Fellows who were recognised in the Queen’s 2016 Birthday Honours.
Professor Angus Stewart Deaton HonFRSE, Professor, Princeton University. For services to research in economics and international affairs
Member of the Order of the Companions of Honour (CH)
Lord Robert Haldane SmithKT FRSE, For public service particularly in Scotland.
Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the British Empire (GBE)
Sir Ian Clark Wood CBE FRSE, Leader, UKCS Maximising Recovery Review. For services to the Oil and Gas Industry.
Dame Commander (DBE)
Professor Susan Margaret Black OBE FRSE, Director, The Centre for Anatomy and Human Identification, University of Dundee. For services to Forensic Anthropology.
Professor Anna Felicja Dominiczak OBE FRSE, Vice-Principal and Head of College of Medicine, Veterinary and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow. For services to Cardiovascular and Medical Science.
Order of the British Empire
Mr Keith Robertson Cochrane FRSE, Chief Executive, The Weir Group plc. For services to Business in Scotland.
Professor Charles Adrian Jeffery FRSE, Professor of Politics, University of Edinburgh and lately Director, Future of the UK and Scotland Research Programme, ESRC. For services to the Social Sciences.
Dr Brian Andrew Lang FRSE, Chairman, Royal Scottish National Orchestra. For services to the Arts, Heritage and Education.
Professor John Campbell Brown FRSE, Astronomer Royal for Scotland. For services to the Promotion of Astronomy and Science Education.
Professor David Alexander Syme Fergusson FBA FRSE, Professor of Divinity, University of Edinburgh. For services to Education, the Arts and the Church of Scotland.