Prof Sabine Bahn has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Biology.
Prof Bahn is a practising psychiatrist, Chair in Neurotechnology and Director of the Cambridge Centre for Neuropsychiatric Research within the Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, University of Cambridge. Her main research interests are to understand the molecular basis of neuropsychiatric disorders, with a focus on schizophrenia and mood disorders
She is also one of the two gender equality champions for the School of Technology.
Head of Department, Prof Nigel Slater, congratulated her on this achievement.
The Royal Society of Biology is a single unified voice for biology: advising Government and influencing policy; advancing education and professional development; supporting members, and engaging and encouraging public interest in the life sciences.
Fellows of the Royal Society of Biology will have made a prominent contribution to the advancement of the biological sciences, and gained no less than five years' experience in a position of senior responsibility.