13 june 2005

Queen's Birthday Honours 2005

Three leading Oxford University academics have been recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours list this year, announced on Saturday 11 June. Oxford figures in the list are:

Knight Bachelor

Professor Richard Gardner, FRS, Royal Society's Henry Dale Research Professor in the Department of Zoology and Student of Christ Church, for services to biological sciences.

CBE

Professor David Pettifor, FRS, Isaac Wolfson Professor of Metallurgy and Fellow of St Edmund Hall, for services to science.

CMG

Professor Archie Brown, FBA, Professor of Politics and Fellow of St Antony's College, for services to UK-Russian relations and to the study of political science and international affairs.