2014-, Fellow, Wolfson College, Oxford; Global Ambassador for Wolfson College; Senior Research Associate, Department of Zoology, Oxford University.
2015-, Professor Emeritus, University of Bedfordshire, UK.
2014-, National Leader of Governance, UK.
1995- 2005 : Professor of Protein Biochemistry, University of Reading.
1997-2003: Head, Division of Cell and Molecular Biology, School of Animal and Microbial Sciences, University of Reading.
2003- 2005 : Head, School of Animal and Microbial Sciences, University of Reading.
2005- 2013 : Dean of the Faculty of Creative Arts, Technologies and Science, University of Bedfordshire.
2005- : Professor of Biochemistry, University of Bedfordshire.
2013-2014: Executive Dean of the Faculty of Creative Arts, Technologies and Science, University of Bedfordshire.
1984: Association for Eye Research International Award.
1985: Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry; Chartered Chemist.
1988: Science and Technology Media Fellowship, British Association for the Advancement of Science, working with BBC Television.
1988: Elected Supernumerary Fellow, Wolfson College, Oxford.
1989: Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts.
1990: Finalist, Prince of Wales Award for Innovation.
1990: D.Sc., University of Manchester.
1992: Honorary Research Associate, University of Oxford, Nuffield Department of Ophthalmology.
1995: Fellow of the Institute of Biology (Fellow of the Society of Biology in 2009); Chartered Biologist.
1999: Litchfield Lecturer, University of Oxford.
2002: Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society
2005: Fellow of the Linnean Society
2006: Appointed Visiting Professor in Biological Sciences at the University of Reading
2006: Fellow of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology; Chartered Marine Scientist.
2006: Winner of the 6th Aviva / Earthwatch Award for Climate Change Research, presented at the Royal Geographical Society in London.
2006: Appointed Visiting Professor at Beijing Normal University, Beijing China.
2008: Appointed Visiting Professor of the International Faculty of BNU, Zhuhai, China.
2008: Affiliate of the Academy of Social Sciences.
2010: TMP Fellow, on successful completion of the Top Management Programme of the Leadership Foundation (TMP 22).
2012: Executive Education programme ‘Leading Change and Organizational Renewal’ at Harvard Business School.
2012: Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.
2013: Elected Freeman of the worshipful Company of Educators, the 109th Livery Company in the City.
2014: Elected Fellow of the Institute of Directors.
2015: Elected Fellow of the College of Teachers