University of Dundee

Professor David Coates receives the Society of Biology’s President’s Medal

07 May 2013

Professor David Coates, Dean of the School of Learning and Teaching at the College of Life sciences has been the awarded the President’s Medal of the Society of Biology at this year’s Society AGM.

The President’s Medal is traditionally appointed at the AGM to Members and Fellows of the Society in recognition of a significant contribution either over a long period, or for a sustained and intensive short period. The Medal was presented to Professor David Coates, Dr Alan Bedford and Mrs Veronica Smith for their shared commitment to the Society including prior involvement over many years with the previous Institute of Biology.

David is pictured pictured receiving the medal from Society President, Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell.