Linda Amos' CV, 2017:


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Date of Birth 19th November 1943

Status Married, 2 children, 1980, 1984.

Degrees
B.A. Oxford (1966): Honours School of Natural Sciences (Physics)
Ph.D. Cambridge (1975) with Aaron Klug. Thesis title: Image Analysis of some Symmetrical Macromolecular Structures.

Appointments
1966-68 Research for Central Electricity Generating Board, Berkeley Nuclear Laboratory, Gloucester, UK.
1969-present: Research at MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge (Structural Studies Division).

Sabbaticals
1976 EMBO Short Term Fellowship during visit to Weizmann Institute, Israel for 2 months for collaboration with Dr R. Sperling.
Summer 1981 Research at Woods Hole Marine Biological Laboratory.
1984 "Visiting Professor" at Harvard Medical School for 2 months collaboration with Dr R. W. Linck.

Teaching
Instructor in EMBO Advanced Study Courses
1973 & 1975 "Image Processing of Electron Micrographs of Biological Structures" (organized by A. Klug & R.A. Crowther)
1977 "Image Processing of Electron Micrographs" (organized by P.R. Smith & U. Aebi)
1980 "Three Dimensional Structure Analysis by Electron Microscopy" (organized by L.A. Amos & R. Henderson)
1988 Demonstrator at Neurobiology course at MBL,Woods Hole, Mass.

Awards
1999-2003: Joint holder of a Human Frontier Science Program grant "Energy Transduction at the Kinesin-Microtubule Interface"; collaborators J. Howard (Germany), S. A. Endow (U.S.A.), R. A. Cross (U.K.), K. Hirose (Japan) and H. Higuchi (Japan)
2003: elected Member of European Molecular Biology Organization
2007-2009 Committee Member for Ernst Ruska Prize (for EM)
2008- Member of Faculty 1000 (Macromolecular Assemblies section)
2000- Member of present Editorial Board of J. Structural Biology
ASCB member, BSCB, BBS