Mark Lemmon: Royal Society Fellow

Mark Lemmon, an adjunct professor of biochemistry & biophysics at Penn, has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of London for Improving Natural Knowledge. He was formally admitted at a ceremony on July 15.

Dr. Lemmon had been the George W. Raiziss Professor in Biochemistry and Biophysics, and chair of the department of biochemistry and biophysics, at Penn’s Perelman School of Medicine, where he taught for almost 20 years, before accepting a position at Yale University in 2015. Dr. Lemmon credited his status as a Fellow to the amazing environment and extraordinary support at Penn.