February 2011


Robert Parker

Robert Parker appointed interim CEO

25 February 2011

Dr Robert Parker has been appointed by the Trustees as interim Chief Executive from 1 March, until such time as a permanent successor is appointed.



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RSC and CDD announce partnership

25 February 2011

ChemSpider and Collaborative Drug Discovery (CDD) have implemented two-way linking of public compounds that were previously only in CDD.



Professor Marshall Stoneham

IOP President Marshall Stoneham dies

18 February 2011

The RSC is sad to note the passing of a great scientist



Amar Flood

Cram Lehn Pedersen Prize 2011 winner announced

16 February 2011

Professor Amar Flood, from Indiana University, USA, has won the inaugural Cram Lehn Pedersen prize.



Dr Richard Pike

Dr Richard Pike resigns as Chief Executive of the RSC

15 February 2011

After five successful years at the helm of the Royal Society of the Chemistry, Richard Pike is stepping down



Richard Pike, Chief Executive of the Royal Society of Chemistry

Universities facing a ticking time-bomb due to capital funding cut

04 February 2011

HEFCE's decision to slash more than 66 per cent from capital funding in science is a ticking time-bomb, says Richard Pike.



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Pfizer Sandwich plant closure

02 February 2011

The RSC's actions so far, and how to get advice and have your say



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RSC demands Government action on Pfizer closure

01 February 2011

Haemorrhaging of the lifeblood of the British pharmaceuticals industry, says CEO Richard Pike