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lecturer , Molecular biologist

John Lunec, British molecular biologist, lecturer. Grantee in field. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Royal College of Science (associate), British Association Cancer Research, American Association Cancer Research.

Background

Lunec, John was born on November 1, 1949 in Keighley, Yorkshire, England. Son of Eliasz and Tekla (Hrusza) Lunec.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honors, Imperial College, London, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, Queen Elizabeth/Kings College, London, 1975.

Career

Research scientist cyclotron unit Medical Research Council, London, 1975-1983. Recombinant DNA fellow department genetics University Glasgow, Scotland, 1983-1986. Senior research associate cancer research unit University Newcastle upon Tyne, England, 1986-1990, lecturer, 1990-1994, senior lecturer, assistant director, since 1994.

Committee member North of England Cancer Research Campaign Science Committee, since 1995, United Kingdom Children's Cancer Study Group, since 1995, European Neuroblastoma Study Group, since 1993. Expert consultant American Institute Biological Sciences, since 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Member editorial board Oncology Reports, since 1994. Contributor numerous science papers and book chapters to professional publications and conferences. Contributor: Swimming and Flying in Nature, 1974 (Travel award 1974), British Journal Cancer (Conference Presentation prize 1989).

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Royal College of Science (associate), British Association Cancer Research, American Association Cancer Research.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Squash, soccer, mycology, country walking.

Connections

Married Jane Richardson, November 1, 1986. Children: Edward John, Emma Jane Charlotte, Joseph Stephen.

father:
Eliasz Lunec

mother:
Tekla (Hrusza) Lunec

spouse:
Jane Richardson

child:
Edward John Lunec

child:
Emma Jane Charlotte Lunec

child:
Joseph Stephen Lunec