University of Dundee

2016 Wain medal for Nicola Stanley-Wall

01 Aug 2016

Prof. Nicola Stanley-Wall, in the Division of Molecular Microbiology, has been named as the recipient of the 2016 Wain Medal.

This prize is awarded to a scientist aged 40 years or under and recognises excellent research in biochemistry. The Medal Lecture is a public lecture held at the University of Kent and in addition to receiving the Medal, Nicola will also receive an Award of £1,000.

Nicola will present her lecture on the 28th September. This year marks the 10th anniversary of the Wain Medal and she will be joined by some of the past winners of this Medal, including Prof. Frank Sargent, also in the Division of Molecular Microbiology, at a special 10 year symposium on the same day.

To date, 20% of all the Wain Medallists are from MMB at the University of Dundee.