The Academy congratulates six of its Fellows on their recognition in the 2016 New Year Honours list:
- Professor Dame Henrietta Moore DBE FAcSS, Director, Institute for Global Prosperity and Chair, Culture, Philosophy and Design, University College London. For services to Social Sciences.
- Professor Dame Til Wykes DBE FAcSS, Vice-Dean of Psychology and Systems Sciences and Professor of Clinical Psychology and Rehabilitation, King’s College London. For services to Clinical Psychology.
- Professor Paul Boyle CBE FAcSS, lately Chief Executive, Economic and Social Research Council and President and Vice Chancellor, University of Leicester. For services to Social Science.
- Professor Linda McDowell CBE FAcSS, Professor of Human Geography, University of Oxford. For services to Geography and Higher Education.
- Fran Bennett OBE FAcSS, Senior Research and Teaching Fellow, Department of Social Policy and Intervention, University of Oxford. For services to Social Science.
- Professor Paul Ellis White DL OBE FAcSS, Lately Deputy Vice-Chancellor, University of Sheffield. For services to Higher Education.