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Issue 478, 4 March 2002


Senate has adopted resolutions on the retirement of the following professors:

Professor David Beetham came to Leeds in April 1980, to take up the professorship of politics. He is one of the best-known and most distinguished experts in the field of democratic theory and practice.

Professor Anthony Johnson came to Leeds in April 1996 as professor of polymer science and technology. He was also associate director of the interdisciplinary research centre in polymer science and technology involving the universities of Bradford, Durham and Leeds.

Professor Tim King joined the University in 1998 as professor of mechatronics in the school of textiles and design, where he initiated several new areas of research, including the removal of fibre contamination in wool scouring.

Professor John Self was appointed professor of knowledge based systems at the University in 1996, where he continued to foster a multidisciplinary approach to research in computer assisted learning.

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