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Professor Richard Moxon

Roles and subjects

Emeritus Fellow



Professor Richard Moxon is an Emeritus Fellow of Jesus College, and former Action Research Professor of Paediatrics at the University of Oxford.

Academic Background

St John’s College, Cambridge, BA Natural Sciences, 1960-1963.
St Thomas’ Hospital Medical School, London, MB, BChir, 1963-1966.
Action Research Professor of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, 1984-present.
Fellow Academy of Medical Sciences.
Fellow of the Royal Society.

Research Interests

Paediatric Infectious Diseases; molecular basis of invasive diseases caused by Haemophilus influenzae and Neisseria meningitidis and their prevention by vaccines.


See also the Department of Paediatrics website.