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Sarah Jane Flint

educator , Molecular biologist

Sarah Jane Flint, British molecular biologist, educator. North Atlantic Treaty Organization fellow, 1973-1975; recipient Research Career Development award National Institutes of Health, 1983-1988. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Microbiology, American Society Virology.

Background

Flint, Sarah Jane was born on November 23, 1948 in Farmborough, England. Came to the United States, 1973. Daughter of Michael John and Diana Elizabeth (Peberdy) Flint.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honors, University College London, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, University College London, 1973.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow Cold Spring Harbor (New York ) Laboratory, 1973-1974. Postdoctoral fellow department biology Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1974-1976. Assistant professor biochemistry science Princeton (New Jersey) University, 1977-1981, associate professor, 1981-1984, associate professor molecular biology, 1985-1988, professor, since 1988, associate chairman biochemistry science, 1982-1983, director program in molecular biology, 1983-1984.

Member genetic biology panel National Science Foundation, 1980-1983. Member experimental virology study section National Institutes of Health, 1981, molecular biology study section, 1982, 86, 87—. Chairman ad hoc review committee research facilities improvement National Institutes of Health Division Research Resources, 1988.

Works

  • Member editorial board Journal Virology, since 1979, Virology, 1981-1989. Contributor articles to professional publications.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Microbiology, American Society Virology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, reading.

Connections

Married Dennis John Leedham, July 19, 1972. Children: Gethyn Jonathan, Amy Tamsin.

father:
Michael John Flint

mother:
Diana Elizabeth (Peberdy) Flint

spouse:
Dennis John Leedham

children:
Gethyn Jonathan Flint

Amy Tamsin Flint