Reporter 456, 9 October 2000

New chairs & appointments

Dr Francine Cheater has taken up a Chair of Public Health Nursing in the School of Healthcare Studies. She has been a senior lecturer in nursing at Leicester University’s general practice and primary healthcare department.


Professor Robert Cywinski has been appointed to a Chair of Experimental Physics in the Department of Physics and Astronomy. Professor Cywinski joins from the University of St Andrews, where he was Professor of Physics.


Dr Andrew Hanby, head of the Headley Atkins Imperial Cancer Research Fund breast pathology laboratory at Guy’s Hospital, now holds a Chair of Breast Pathology in the School of Medicine.


Colin Coghill, previously director of change in Information Systems Services (ISS), has been appointed director of ISS.
He joined the University last year, having had a varied career in IT in utilities and the service sector. A geology graduate of the University of Durham, he is committed to raising the profile of ISS by publicising its targets and performance indicators and benchmarking the University’s service against comparable organisations.

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