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John Alexander Lucas

plant pathologist , cell biologist

John Alexander Lucas, British cell biologist, plant pathologist. Member British Society for Plant Pathology, British Mycological Society, International Society for Plant Pathology.

Background

Lucas, John Alexander was born on May 21, 1948 in Molesey, Surrey, England. Son of Leslie and Denise (Bennett) Lucas.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honours, University Exeter, England, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, University Exeter, England, 1973.

Career

Demonstrator University Keele, England, 1973-1974, University Newcastle upon Tyne, England, 1974-1976. Lecturer University Nottingham, England, 1976-1989, senior lecturer England, 1989-1994. Head cell biology IACR Long Ashton Research Station, University Bristol, England, since 1994, head plant pathology IACU Rothamsted England, since 1999.

Works

Membership

Member British Society for Plant Pathology, British Mycological Society, International Society for Plant Pathology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sports, photography, poetry.

Connections

Married Kathleen Bonnie Wilkes, July 11, 1970 (divorced 1998). Children: Anna, Eleanor, Alex. Married Adelia S.A.T. de Paula, 1999.

father:
Leslie Lucas

mother:
Denise (Bennett) Lucas

spouses:
Kathleen Bonnie Wilkes

Adelia S.A.T. de Paula

children:
Anna Lucas

Eleanor Lucas

Alex Lucas