Professor Ian Grierson Ian Grierson started his research in Ophthalmology in the Tennent Institute in Glasgow with Professor Bill Lee, the distinguished ocular pathologist. He left there to take up a Lectureship in the Pathology Department of the Institute of Ophthalmology in London where he rose to be Deputy Head of that department. Thereafter, he left London to become Head of Ophthalmology at the St. Paul’s Eye Department in Liverpool. He was made Professor of Experimental Pathology in 1989 and is currently Professor of Ophthalmology in the School of Clinical Sciences, University of Liverpool. Professor Grierson also holds an Honorary Professorship in Optometry in the University of Wales, Cardiff. His research interest is wound healing and repair in ocular tissues with respect to disease and ageing. He has had a long term involvement in glaucoma research. He is or has been an editor of six ocular journals, has been awarded numerous international honours and has published nearly 300 articles.
Biography Updated on 19 January 2009