Investing in the Future of Sustainable Chemistry

The following is an article I wrote for Science in Parliament, the journal of the Parliamentary and Scientific Committee, which was published in the Spring 2014 edition. Sustainability is becoming increasingly important in all areas of our life – and this is especially true in science where more and more emphasis is being placed on …

Progress with Impact

Philanthropy has had a role to play throughout our University’s history, often at decisive moments. For instance, we would not be located on University Park, but for the vision and munificence of Sir Jesse Boot in the 1920s. That changed the direction of the University forever. More recently, our Lakeside Arts complex was only made …

GSK and Business Partnerships

Partnerships are an essential element of successful organisations, a tried and trusted mechanism for sharing ideas, leveraging resources and breaking new ground. At Nottingham, we have partnerships with many other Universities in the UK and globally, including our path breaking Collaborative Agreement with the University of Birmingham; with Research Councils, most notably BBSRC and EPSRC; …