Queen’s New Year Honours 2018

The RSE offers its congratulations to the following Fellows who were recognised in the Queen’s 2018 New Year Honours:

Knights Bachelor

Professor John Kevin Curtice FBA FRSE FAcSS, Professor of Politics, University of Strathclyde

For services to the Social Sciences and Politics

The Very Rev Professor Iain Richard Torrance FRSE, Pro-Chancellor, University of Aberdeen

For services to Higher Education and Theology

Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire

Dr Susan Rice CBE FRSE

For services to Business, the Arts and Charity in Scotland

Commanders of the Order of the British Empire

Professor David Nevin Fraser Bell FRSE, Professor of Economics, University of Stirling

For services to Economics and Public Policy

Professor Richard Ludlow English FRSE, Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Professor of Politics, Queen’s University Belfast

For services to the Understanding of Modern Day Terrorism and Political History

Professor Andrew David Morris FMedSci FRSE, Professor of Medicine and Vice-Principal Data Science, University of Edinburgh

For services to Science in Scotland

Benjamin John Paget Thomson FRSE, Interim Chair, Creative Scotland

For services to Arts and Culture in Scotland

Officers of the Order of the British Empire

Professor Margaret Catherine Frame FRSE FMedSci, Professor of Molecular Cell Biology, Cancer Research UK Edinburgh Centre

For services to Cancer Research

Professor Kathryn Anne Whaler FRSE, Professor of Geophysics, University of Edinburgh

For services to Geophysics

The full honours list is available here.