PROFESSOR IAN WALMSLEYPro-Vice Chancellor for Research, University of Oxford
PROFESSOR IAN WALMSLEY
Pro-Vice Chancellor for Research, University of Oxford
Ian Walmsley is the Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research, Academic Services & University Collections at the University of Oxford, where he also holds the Hooke Professorship of Experimental Physics. He was formerly the Head of Atomic and Laser Physics at Oxford, and Director of the Institute of Optics at the University of Rochester in the US. He is a fellow of the Optical Society of America, the American Physical Society, and the UK Institute of Physics, and has led a number of research collaborations, including an EU Integrated Project on Qubit Applications.
Professor Walmsley chairs the University’s Research Committee and is responsible for coordinating the University's relationships with its major research funders; he also oversees the University’s libraries, museums and collections and its language teaching services.