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Lilly, Prof. Simon John locked

PhD; FRS 2014

Professor, since 2002, and Head, since 2015, Department of Physics, Institute for Astronomy, ETH Zürich


Sidney Sussex Coll., Cambridge (BA 1st Cl. Hons Natural Scis 1980); Univ. of Edinburgh (PhD Astronomy 1984)


SERC/NATO Res. Fellow, Princeton Univ., 1984–85; Asst, then Associate Prof., Univ. of Hawaii, 1985–90; Dir Gen., Herzberg Inst. of Astrophysics, Canada, 2000–02. Interdisciplinary Scientist and Mem., Flight Sci. Wkg Gp, NASA/ESA James Webb Space Telescope, 2002–. R & B Sackler Dist. Vis. Astronomer, Univ. of Cambridge, 1996; Vis. Fellow, Clare Hall, Cambridge, 1996–97; Fellow, Canadian Inst. for Advanced Res., 1997–2002; R & B Sackler Lectr, Leiden Univ., 2000. European Space Agency: Member: Astronomy Wkg Gp, 2004–07; Euclid Sci. Study Team, 2008–11; Space Sci. Adv. Cttee, 2009–11. Member: Advanced Grants Panel, ERC, 2008–; Swiss Nat. Res. Council, 2009–. Mem., Hubble Space Telescope Users’ Cttee, NASA, 1991–94. Pres., IAU Commn #47 Cosmology, 2003–06


contribs to learned jls incl. Astrophysical Jl, Jl Cosmol. and Astroparticle Physics, Astron. Astrophysics, Advances in Space Res., Proc. IAU, Nature, Jl Plasma Physics


ETH Zürich, Institut für Astronomie, Wolfgang-Pauli-Strasse 27, 8093 Zürich