We are extremely sad to inform you that Professor Robert Freedman died on Tuesday 17th October, following a period of illness. Robert passed away at home with his family around him.
Robert joined the University as Professor of Biochemistry and Head of Biological Sciences in 2002 and held his appointment as Head until 2007. Robert retired in 2010, before re-joining the University as a Recognised Researcher. Robert was an excellent scientist, a lovely person and a very popular, collegiate, supportive colleague. He will be sadly missed by those who knew him.