Appointment of first Dr John C Taylor Professor of Innovation
Dr Tim Minshall has been appointed as the inaugural Dr John C Taylor Professor of Innovation at the University of Cambridge, a new post that will build on the University’s strengths in science, engineering and entrepreneurship. Dr Minshall, who is currently Reader in Technology & Innovation Management in the Department of Engineering and Fellow of Churchill College, will take up his new post on 1 October.
The new professorship has been made possible thanks to a generous donation of £2.5million from Dr John C Taylor OBE, Honorary Fellow of Corpus Christi College.
Pictured: (L-R): Dr John C Taylor, Dr Tim Minshall, Professor Andy Neely. Credit: www.johnctaylor.com
Further coverage on the university website: http://www.cam.ac.uk/news/cambridge-appoints-its-first-professor-of-innovation