Innogen · News · September 12, 2011

James Smith selected for RSE Young Academy of Scotland

James Smith

New Academy to be launched in November


The Royal Society of Edinburgh (RSE), Scotland's National Academy, recently announced the first members of the new RSE Young Academy of Scotland. The Young Academy has been established to bring together innovative young academics, entrepreneurs, artists and professionals in Scotland.

Lord Wilson of Tillyorn, the RSE President said, "This is an exciting and important initiative. We have created the RSE Young Academy of Scotland because we believe that the future vitality of Scotland will depend on how we support and engage with the most talented and creative members of the rising generation. All of the people who have been appointed have demonstrated great ability and potential. I have no doubt that there will be many in this group who will go on the make a significant contribution, both within Scotland and internationally in the years ahead."

Innogen congratulates Prof James Smith on his membership.

For more details on the Young Academy, to be launched in Edinburgh in November, visit The Royal Society of Edinburgh webpage.