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Dr David Secher

  • College positions:

    Senior Bursar, Life Fellow. College Lecturer in Cell Biology (1980-2005), Tutor for Graduate Students (1992-2000), Registrary (2010-2012)

Other positions: 

Non-executive Director, Crossword Cybersecurity plc; Governor, Hills Road Sixth Form College (2013-2016); Chairman, PraxisUnico (2009-10); Chief Executive, N8 research Partnership (2006-2008); Director of Research Services, University of Cambridge (2000-2005); Director of Drug Development, Cancer Research Campaign (now Cancer Research UK) (1991-2000). Co-founder and Chairman (2002-2008) of Praxis Courses - the international technology transfer training programme.

Awards and prizes: 
Queen's Award for Enterprise Promotion (2007)

Research interests: 
Technology transfer and intellectual property, development of new treatments for cancer

Other interests: 
Sailing, cooking, cycling, skiing