Lord May of Oxford

Lord May of Oxford is no longer a Member of the Lords, but sat in the House under this title between 15 October 2001 and 2 May 2017. His full title is The Lord May of Oxford OM, and his given name is Robert McCredie May.

Experience

Find out about the experience of Lord May of Oxford outside of Parliament.

Non political

Oxford University Zoology Department
Professor Emeritus
2003 -
Department of Zoology, Oxford University
Royal Society Research Professor
1989 -
Oxford University, Zoology Department
Professor
1989 -
Princeton University, USA
Vice-President for Research
1977 - 1988
Princeton University, USA
Professor of Biology
1973 - 1988
Princeton University, USA
Class of 1877 Professor of Zoology
1973 - 1989
Physics Department, University of Sydney
Senior Lecturer/Professor
1961 - 1973
Engineering and Applied Physics, Harvard
Lecturer
1960 - 1961

Public life

UK Climate Change Committee
Member
2008 -
European Research Council
Committee Member
2007 - 2010
Defence Science and Technology Laboratories
Non-Executive Director
2004 - 2012
Tesco's Sustainable Consumption Institute
Adviser
2004 - 2013
Corporate Sustainability Board, HSBC
Member
2001 - 2014
The Royal Society
President
2000 - 2005
PM and UK Government
Chief Scientific Adviser
1995 - 2005
Natural History Museum
Chairman of Trustees
1994 - 1999
Royal Botanical Gardens, Kew
Trustee
1991 - 1994
Joint Nature Conservancy Council
Committee Member
1990 - 1995