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Dr Richard Armstrong

Lecturer

School of Life & Health Sciences
Aston University
Birmingham B4 7ET
UK

email: r.a.armstrong@aston.ac.uk 
telephone: +44 (0) 121 204 4102
fax: +44 (0) 121 333 4220

Lecturer on the Undergraduate Optometry Programme

Research Group

Ophthalmic Research Group

Research Centre

Centre for Vision and Hearing Research (CVHR)

Aston Brain Centre

Richard Armstrong
  • 1968 - 71 King's College, London ; July 1971 First Class Honours (Botany)
  • 1971 - 74 Botany School and St. Catherine's College, Oxford; July 1974 D.Phil in Plant Ecology (NERC funded); Supervisors: Prof. F R Whatley, FRS; Sir D C Smith, FRS.
  • 1974 - 76 Botany School and St. Catherine's College, Oxford; NERC Research Fellow in Plant Ecology.
  • 1976 - 87 Biological Sciences, Aston University; Lecturer in plant ecology.
  • 1987 - 88 Institute of Psychiatry, University of London; Retraining in Neurosciences.
  • 1988 Neuropathology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA ; research sabbatical.
  • 1989 – to date Vision Sciences, Aston University; Lecturer in Neurosciences.
1st Year:  Biomedical Sciences (module leader)

                Human Biology

2nd Year: Visual Biology

Neuropathology of Alzheimer's Disease; Lichen Biology and Ecology.

 

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