University of Dundee

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June 2009

  • 30 Jun 2009

    A long-standing member of University of Dundee staff will retire on Tuesday, June 30th, after more than 42 years of service. Lynda Connelly began her career as a technician in the Department of Anatomy, part of what was then Queens College, Dundee, as an 18-year-old in May 1967. She worked her way to chief technician level and, since November 2007, has made good use of her administration skills as Finance Office supervisor for the University’s College of Life Sciences.

  • 12 Jun 2009

    The SCottish Institute for ceLL Signalling (SCILLS) – established in October 2008 with a £10 million grant from the Scottish Government and based at the University of Dundee - has made its first key scientific appointments with leading researchers recruited from Europe and North America.

  • 07 Jun 2009

    The University of Dundee will confer honorary degrees on six leading figures from the worlds of humanities, sport and science at its Graduation ceremonies next week. Those receiving Honorary Degrees (Doctor of Laws) at the ceremonies on June 24th, 25th and 26th are: