Andy Mercer - was elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of New Zealand
Ten top New Zealand scientists have been elected as Fellows of the Royal Society of New Zealand at the annual general meeting of the Society’s Academy in Christchurch today. Four researchers working at overseas institutions were also elected as Honorary Fellows.
Professor Andrew Mercer, University of Otago – widely recognised as New Zealand’s most eminent virologist working on understanding viruses at the molecular level to help with the development of vaccines.
Full RSNZ press release here - http://www.royalsociety.org.nz