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researcher , Neuroscientist

Thomas Matheson, British neuroscientist, researcher. University Canterbury scholar, 1986-1990, Charles Cook, Warwich House Memorial scholar University Canterbury, 1987-1988; Research fellow Girton College, 1992-1995, Advanced Research fellow Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council. Member Physiological Society (United Kingdom), International Society for Neuroethology, Branch Neurosci. Association, Society Experimental Biology.

Background

Matheson, Thomas was born on April 4, 1965 in Cambridge, Waikato, New Zealand. Arrived in England, 1990. Son of Noel Bruce and Edna Isabel (Crompton) Matheson.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Zoology with honors., University Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy in Zoology, University Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand, 1991.

Career

Associate department zoology University Cambridge, England, 1990-1992, 96-97, senior research associate department zoology England, 1998-1999, advanced research fellow department zoology England, since 2000. Fellow department zoology Girton College, Cambridge, 1992-1995. Senior research associate department zoology University Cambridge, England, 1998-1999.

Advanced research fellow department zoology University Cambridge Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council, England, since 2000.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-editor: Nervous Systems and Behaviour, 1995. Associate editor New Zealand Natural Sciences, 1989, editor, 1989-1990. Assistant editor Journal Experimental Biology, 1991-1995.

      Contributor articles to professional journals and popular science reports in other media.

Membership

Member Physiological Society (United Kingdom), International Society for Neuroethology, Branch Neurosci. Association, Society Experimental Biology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, canoeing, windsurfing.

Connections

Married Helen Elizabeth Lloyd, June 18, 1988.

father:
Noel Bruce Matheson

mother:
Edna Isabel (Crompton) Matheson

spouse:
Helen Elizabeth Lloyd