Honorary Degrees 2006

Honorary Degrees 2006

The following received the award of an Honorary Degree of the University of Glasgow in 2006:

Degree of Doctor of Laws (LLD) 

The Right Hon. Sir Francis JACOBS 
An Advocate General of the Court of Justice of the European Communities 
 

Degree of Doctor of Letters (DLitt)

Professor Sir Bernard CRICK 
Emeritus Professor, University of London 
Professor Ian DIAMOND 
Chief Executive, Economic & Social Research Council 
Professor Michael SAMUELS 
Emeritus Professor of English Language, University of Glasgow 
Professor Sandy STODDART 
Sculptor 
  

Degree of Doctor of Science (DSc) 

Dr Allan BAXTER 
Senior Vice-President, Drug Discovery, Glaxo Smith Kline 
Professor Christian BRÉCHOT 
Director General, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale, France 
Professor Ian HALLIDAY
Former Chief Executive of the Particle Physics & Astronomy Research Council 
Professor Anthony LEVER 
Former Director of the Medical Research Council Blood Pressure Unit, Glasgow 
Professor Dame Nancy ROTHWELL 
Neuroscientist and Vice-President for Research, University of Manchester 
  

Degree of Doctor of Engineering (DEng) 

Professor Dennis BERNSTEIN 
Department of Aerospace Engineering, University of Michigan 
  

Degree of Doctor of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery (DVMS)

Stella MARSDEN
Animal welfarist & conservationist
Dr David ONIONS
Chief Medical Officer, Invitrogen Inc. and formerly Professor of Veterinary Pathology, University of Glasgow
  

Degree of Doctor of the University (DUniv)

The Rt Hon the Lord Provost Liz CAMERON
Lord Provost of the City of Glasgow
Tom DIVERS
Chief Executive, Greater Glasgow Health Board
Iain GRAHAM
Chief Executive, Graham Technology
Sir Tom HUNTER
Philanthropist & entrepreneur
Donald KAHN
Philanthropist