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York chemist receives award from RSC

Posted on 16 July 2015

Professor Robin Perutz has received a special award from the Royal Society of Chemistry.

Robin Perutz

The Royal Society of Chemistry Council, at its meeting on 9 July, unanimously agreed to make an "Award for Service to the RSC" to Robin Perutz.  This Award is in recognition of Robin's "outstanding and valuable service to the Dalton Division".

The medal will be presented to Robin at the Prize Ceremony at the RSC General Assembly Dinner which will be held on Friday 13 November in Manchester.

Robin served as President of Dalton Division of the Royal Society of Chemistry from 2007-10 and on Dalton Division Council for several periods before and after. He worked to support early career scientists, to support diversity and to ensure that RSC served its membership around the UK and abroad.