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Committees

Council

Council consists of between 20 and 24 Fellows. It is chaired by the President and among its members are four Officers. The President and the Officers serve for up to five years while the other, ‘Ordinary’, members serve for three years.

The President is Sir Venki Ramakrishnan.

Members (23)

  • Professor Anthony Cheetham FRS

    Treasurer

  • Professor Anthony Cheetham FRS

    • Fellow
    • Elected: 1994
    • Goldsmiths’ Professor of Materials Science, Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy, University of Cambridge
  • Professor Gillian Bates FMedSci FRS

    Member

  • Professor Gillian Bates FMedSci FRS

    • Fellow
    • Elected: 2007
    • Professor of Molecular Neuroscience and Co-Director Huntinton's Disease Centre, Sobell Department of Motor Neuroscience, University College London (UCL)
  • Professor Jean Beggs CBE FRS

    Member

  • Professor Jean Beggs CBE FRS

    • Fellow
    • Elected: 1998
    • Professor of Molecular Biology, Royal Society Darwin Trust Research Professor, Wellcome Trust Centre For Cell Biology, University of Edinburgh