Wadham welcomes Professor Susan Lea

1st October 2013

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Professor Susan Lea has been appointed to Oxford University’s Statutory Chair of Microbiology, becoming a Fellow at Wadham College.

Professor Susan Lea has been appointed to the University’s Statutory Chair of Microbiology, with effect from 1 October.

The Statutory Chair of Microbiology is a very prestigious University of Oxford professorship, and comes with a Fellowship at Wadham College.

Statutory chairs are the most senior academic positions in the University; Professor Lea's appointment reflects her outstanding scientific achievements as well as her key strategic value to the Sir William Dunn School of Pathology and the University as a whole. Wadham warmly congratulates Professor Lea on this achievement, and wishes her all the best in role.

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