Honorary awards

Emeritus Professor Neville Collis-George

The honorary degree of Doctor of Science in Agriculture was conferred upon Emeritus Professor Neville Collis-George, MSc Manc PhD Camb, FRSChem HonFAIA, at a graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall on Saturday 2 June 1990.

Professor Collis-George had been Head of the Department of Soil Science 1956-1987 and Chairman of the Academic Board 1982 -1985.