Professor Jane Clarke
Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Member of Diversity Committee,
University of Cambridge, The Royal Society
After teaching science in comprehensive schools for a number of years, Jane “went back to school” gaining a PhD with Professor Sir Alan Fersht in 1994. She then joined the Chemistry Department in Cambridge as a Wellcome Trust Research Fellow where she rose to be Professor of Molecular Biophysics and internationally recognised for her multidisciplinary studies of protein folding and misfolding. A member of the Equality Diversity and Inclusion committees of both the Royal Society and the Wellcome Trust, Jane is committed to increasing diversity in Science. She was appointed as President of Wolfson College Cambridge in October 2017.