Imperial College London

Professor DameJuliaHiggins

Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Chemical Engineering

Senior Research Investigator
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 5565j.higgins

 
 
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Assistant

 

Mrs Sarah Payne +44 (0)20 7594 5567

 
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Location

 

Room 510ACE ExtensionSouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Awards

  • DBE (Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire), 2000
  • Chevalier de la Legion d'Honneur, Government of France, 2004

External Positions

  • Member and then Chair, Scientific Advisory Board Institute for Materials Research, 2005-2011, A Star Singapore, 2005 - 2011
  • Chair, Advisory Committee on Mathematics Education, 2008-2012, 2008 - 2012
  • Chair, Main Panel RAE 2008 (HEFCE Research Assessment Exercise), 2006-2009, 2006 - 2009
  • Chair, Council for Science and Technology Working Group on Support for Science Teachers, 1998-2000, 1998 - 2000
  • Chair, Royal Society project on 'Increasing Diversity in the Scientific Work Force', 2012
  • Patron, Athena Swan Awards, 2011
  • Member of Council, Council for the Central Laboratories of the Research Councils, 1995-2000, 1995 - 2000
  • Member, Chemistry Research Assessment Exercise Panel for 2000, 1999 - 1999
  • Member, H.E.F.C.E. Research Assessment Exercise Review, 1999, 1999 - 1999
  • President, Institution of Chemical Engineers, 2002-2003, 2002 - 2003
  • President, British Association, 2003-2004, 2003 - 2004
  • Council for Science and Technology (Government Advisory Body), 1997-2003, 1997 - 2003
  • Council Member, Royal Society, 1998-1999, 1998 - 1999
  • Member, H.E.F.C.E. Research Committee, 1998-2002, 1998 - 2002
  • Member of Council, Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council 1994-2000
  • Chairman, Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, 2003-2007, 2003 - 2007
  • Trustee, The National Gallery, 2001-2010, 2001 - 2010
  • Chair of the Council, Science and Technology Working Group on Support for Science Teachers, 1998-2000, 1998 - 2000
  • Editorial Advisory Board Member, Journal of Polymer Science, Polymer Physics, 1993
  • Trustee, Daphne Jackson Memorial Fellowships, 1994-2011, 1994 - 2011
  • Council Member, Institute of Materials, 1996-2000, 1996 - 2000
  • Chairman, Royal Society of Chemistry - Science Advisory Board, 1998-2000, 1998 - 2000
  • Chair, Steering Group Athena Group, 1998-2003, 1998 - 2003
  • Foreign Secretary and Vice President, The Royal Society, 2001-2006, 2001 - 2006

Membership of Professional Bodies