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cell biologist

David Philip Knight, British cell biologist. Grantee Science Research Council, Medical Research Council. Member British Orthopaedic Research Society, Marine Biological Association.

Background

Knight, David Philip was born on March 31, 1945 in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, England. Son of Charles Philip and Ruth (Taylor) Knight.

Education

Bachelor, Cambridge (England) University, 1966. Master of Arts, Cambridge (England) University, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy in Biological Sciences, Cambridge (England) University, 1969.

Career

Demonstrator Physiology Laboratory University Cambridge, England, 1969-1971. Research associate University Copenhagen, 1971-1973. Research associate biological science University Lancaster, England, 1973-1975.

Lecturer King Alfreds College, Winchester, United Kingdom, 1975-1977, senior lecturer United Kingdom, 1977-1978, head department biological science United Kingdom, 1978-1991, reader in biological science United Kingdom, since 1991. Company director, consultant Protox Products Ltd., Oxfam, United Kingdom, 1976-1987.

Membership

Member British Orthopaedic Research Society, Marine Biological Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Natural history, travel, photography, peace activist.

Connections

Married Christine Mary, July 8, 1967. Children: Martin Matthew, Bridget Emily.

father:
Charles Philip Knight

mother:
Ruth (Taylor) Knight

spouse:
Christine Mary

children:
Martin Matthew Knight

Bridget Emily Knight