Peter J F Henderson
University of Leeds, UK
Peter J F Henderson is a Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology in the University of Leeds. He obtained his BSc in 1965 and PhD in 1968, both in Biochemistry, at the University of Bristol. After Postdoctoral training at the Enzyme Institute, Madison, University of Wisconsin and in the Department of Biochemistry at Leicester, he became a University Lecturer in 1973. In 1975 he moved to the Department of Biochemistry at Cambridge, where he became Reader in Molecular Biology of Membranes in 1990. He has held Visiting Professorships in Japan, Canada and Australia. He was Scientific Director of the European Membrane Protein (EMeP) consortium 2003-2008, Coordinator of the European Drug Initiative for Channels and Transporters (EDICT) 2008-2012 and held Leverhulme Trust Emeritus Research Fellowships in 2001-2002 and 2014-2017. He has published over 200 scientific papers in the fields of Membrane Transport, Enzyme Kinetics and Structural Biology.