Craft, John

Professor John Craft

Professor, Biological & Biomedical Science
Professor Craft was awarded his PhD in the Department of Biochemistry at University College London and took up a research fellowship in the same department in 1972. He stayed at UCL until 1979 when he moved to the Department of Biological Sciences at the then Glasgow College of Technology and with a remit to establish research in a department still in its infancy. Working initially on mechanisms of chemical carcinogenesis in mammals in projects funded by the Cancer Research Campaign and the Leukaemia Research Fund his interests have evolved to include effects of environmental chemicals on wildlife. He was appointed Reader in 1988 and to a personal research chair in 1990.