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John Denys Horton

John Denys Horton, British biology educator. Recipient project grants Wellcome Foundation, 1989, Science & Engineering Research Council, 1992, Medical Research Council, 1994, Leverhulme Trust, 1997. Member International Society Developmental and Comparative Immunology (vice president since 1993).

Background

  • Horton, John Denys was born on February 22, 1945 in Leeds, Yorkshire, England. Son of Denys and Stella Kathleen (Fry) Horton.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Hull., 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, University Hull., 1969.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral scientist Tulane University, New Orleans, 1969-1970. Postdoctoral scientist Hull University, 1970-1972. Lecturer in Zoology Durham University, 1972-1981, reader in Immunology, since 1981.

    Works

    • Editor: Development and Differentiation of Vertebrate Lymphocytes, 1980. Contributor chapters to 5 books.

    Membership

    Member International Society Developmental and Comparative Immunology (vice president since 1993).

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening, fishing, step aerobics, squash, travel.

    Connections

    • Married Trudy Loraine Pallister, April 3, 1971. Children: Robin, Kate.
    • father: Denys Horton
    • mother: Stella Kathleen (Fry) Horton
    • spouse: Trudy Loraine Pallister
    • children: Robin Horton
    • Kate Horton
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    Born February 22, 1945
    (age 72)
    Nationality
    • 1966
      University Hull.
    • 1969
      University Hull.
    • 1969 - 1970
      Postdoctoral scientist, Tulane University
      New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
    • 1970 - 1972
      postdoctoral scientist, Hull University
    • 1972 - 1981
      lecturer, in Zoology Durham University
    • 1981
      lecturer, in Zoology Durham University