Daniel McGillivray Brown

Curriculum Vitae

Date of Birth: 3 February 1923

Career:

  • Glasgow Academy 1936-1940
  • Glasgow University 1940-1945
  • University of London 1945-1953
  • Chester Beatty Institute for Cancer Research, Staff Member (working at Cambridge University from 1948)
  • University of Cambridge. 1953-1958
    • Assistant Director of Research in Chemistry
    • Lecturer in Chemistry 1959-1967
    • Reader in Organic Chemistry 1967-1982
    • Emeritus Reader In Organic Chemistry 1982-2012
    • Fellow of King’s College 1953-2012
    • Vice-Provost of King’s College 1974-1981
    • Attached Scientist, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology 1982-2002
  • University of California, Los Angeles, 1959-1960 Visiting Professor, Department of Chemistry
  • National Science Academy, Visiting Lecturer 1998-1999
  • Indian Institute of Science, Visiting Lecturer 1962-1963
  • Hindustan Lever Corp.
  • Brandeis University Visiting Professor, Graduate Department of Biochemistry, 1966-1967
  • Worcester Foundation for Experimental Medicine, Visiting Professor, 1988-1989
  • University of Okayama, Japan, Visiting Professor 1994
  • Hybridon Inc. Scientific Advisory Board 1990-2000
  • Nycomed Amersham plc, Consultant 1990-2002

Academic Qualifications:

  • B.Sc. (Glasgow) 1st Class Hons 1944
  • Ph.D. (London) 1948
  • PhD. (Cantab) 1952
  • Sc.D. (Cantab) 1968
  • Fellow of the Chemical Society and the Royal Society Of Chemistry 1942-2012
  • Fellow of the Royal Society of London 1982-2012