Dr Allison Jackson accepted into the RSE Young Academy

Issued: Fri, 14 Sep 2018 11:07:00 BST

Congratulations to Dr Allison Jackson, who has been invited to join the Royal Society of Edinburgh’s Young Academy of Scotland (YAS).  YAS fosters interdisciplinary activities among emerging leaders from science and humanities, the professions, the arts, business and civil society.

Established by the Royal Society of Edinburgh in 2011, YAS provides a platform for innovative young entrepreneurs, professionals and academics to develop a coherent and influential voice, and to address the most challenging issues facing society in Scotland and beyond.

Allison is Research Development Manager of Glasgow Polyomics, and Executive Director of the Scottish Universities Life Sciences Alliance, a partnership of nine Scottish Universities driving life sciences research in Scotland.