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Bill Bowman Travelling Lectureship

Background

The Bill Bowman Travelling Lectureship was created to support the professional development of members in the early stage of their career. Named in honour of Professor Bill Bowman, who established the Department of Pharmacology at the new University of Strathclyde in 1966.

The prize

The winner will receive £500 plus expenses to support lectures at two institutes in the UK and Ireland, and one in Europe.

Criteria

The candidate will be assessed on their published work, which must include at least one paper published in the British Journal of Pharmacology, the British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology or Pharmacology Research & Perspectives, and the strength of the lecture summary.

Eligibility

  • Candidates will
    • Be basic pharmacologists from the UK and Ireland
    • Normally be within 5 years of the award of a PhD (allowing for career breaks)
    • Ordinarily be expected to have been a member for at least 2 years
  • Nominations by members only. Self-nomination is acceptable, but the names and full contact details of two referees must be provided.
  • Before submitting nominations, proposers should ensure that candidates are willing to make the necessary commitment to travel within twelve months of Bill-Bowman-Lectureship2017v3the award

Deadline & nomination form

Please submit the nomination form by 28 February 2017

Past winners

  • 2016 - N Kirkby
  • 2015 - D Antione
  • 2014 - A Bailey
  • 2013 - No award
  • 2012 - E Robinson and K Yuill
  • 2011 - N Holliday
  • 2009 - S Briddon & A McNeish
  • 2008 - D Wyllie
  • 2007 - J Baker
  • 2006 - S J Mundell
  • 2005 - D Naisbitt
  • 2004 - C Bailey
  • 2003 - K Brain
  • 2002 - No award
  • 2001 - No award
  • 2000 - G B Willars
  • 1999 - E Kelly & C Kennedy
  • 1998 - No award
  • 1997 - B S Khakh
  • 1996 - G F Baxter
  • 1995 - N Barnes