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Prof Andrew Quantock 


Educational and Professional Qualifications:

1991:   Open University Oxford Research Unit, Oxford, UK, Ph.D., Biophysics.

1985:   University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK, B.Sc. Physics

Academic Positions:

2009-present:  Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK

                        Professor: School of Optometry and Vision Sciences

2004-2009:      Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK

                        Senior Lecturer: School of Optometry and Vision Sciences

1999-2004:      Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK

                        Lecturer: School of Optometry and Vision Sciences

1996-1999:      Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine Kyoto, Japan

                        Research Associate: Department of Ophthalmology

1992-1996:      Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, USA.

                        Research Associate: Department of Ophthalmology

1987-1992:      Open University Oxford Research Unit, Oxford, UK

                        Research Assistant: Biophysics Group

 

School and University Roles and Committees:

2010-present:  School of Optometry and Vision Sciences Director of Research                

2012-present:  Cardiff Institute of Tissue Engineering and Repair Executive Board

 

External Committees:         

1999-2001:      BBSRC Biology Neutron Advisort Panel

2005-2008:      Association for Research in Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences Annual Meeting program Committee

2008:               EPSRC Fellowship Panel

2008:               EPSRC Physics Prioritisation Panel

2008-2011:      External Examiner, Lancaster University, MSc Biophotonics

2009-2012:      External Examiner, Swansea University, Foundations in Physiology

2010-present: External Examiner, Swansea University, BSc Medical Sciences and Humanities

2008-present: Wales Manager, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Alumni Association

2009-present: Fellowship Panel: Japan Society for the Promotion of Science

 

Innovation and Engagement:          

2010-present: STEM net Ambassador

 

Awards:         

2004:   Daiwa Adrian Prize for excellence in Anglo-Japanese research

2012:   Association for Research in Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences Silver Fellow