Portrait of Ascensión Marcos

Marcos, Ascensión

BACKGROUND Prof. Marcos got her PhD at the School of Pharmacy at the Complutense University in Madrid, Spain (UCM) in 1982 and Master in Clinical Analysis by UCM in 1986 and got a grant at the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) and she was the Head of the Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology at… Read more »

Portrait of Philip Calder

Calder, Philip

CURRENT POST Professor of Nutritional Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton   PREVIOUS POSTS 1982-1987 Assistant Lecturer, Department of Biochemistry, University of Auckland, New Zealand 1987-1991 Nuffield Medical Fellow, Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford, UK 1991-1995 Departmental Lecturer, Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford, UK 1995-1998 Lecturer in Human Nutrition, University of… Read more »

Portrait of Ian MacDonald

MacDonald, Ian

Brief Summary Ian Macdonald is Professor of Metabolic Physiology at the University of Nottingham and was previously Director of Research for the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences. In August 2013 he became the Head of the newly formed School of Life Sciences in the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences. Ian Macdonald’s research interests… Read more »

Portrait of Inga Thorsdottir

Thorsdottir, Professor Inga

Education 1989                Dr. Med.Sci. in Nutrition – University of Gothenburg, Sweden. Professional Employment 2012-               Dean of the School of Health Sciences, University of Iceland. 1997-               Professor in Human Nutrition, University of Iceland, School of Health Sciences (affiliation: Faculty of Food Science and Nutrition (formerly Department of Food Science, Faculty of Science) and Faculty of Nursing).… Read more »

Portrait of Heiner Boeing

Boeing, Heiner

Education and Academic Career since 2004                                          Adjunct Professor, Institute of Nutritional Sciences, University of Potsdam since 1993                                          Head of the Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Potsdam-Rehbrücke 1992                                                   Habilitation in Epidemiology, Faculty of Theoretical Medicine, Ruprecht Karls University Heidelberg 1986 – 1993                                        Scientist, Department of Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg 1985 –… Read more »