Alice Roberts

For other people named Alice Roberts, see Alice Roberts (disambiguation). English physician, anatomist, physical anthropologist, television presenter, author

Alice May Roberts FRSB (born 19 May 1973) is an English biological anthropologist, biologist, television presenter and author. Since 2012 she has been Professor of the Public Engagement in Science at the University of Birmingham. Since 2019, she has been President of the charity Humanists UK, which campaigns for state secularism and for "a tolerant world where rational thinking and kindness prevail".

Contents

Early life and education

Roberts was born in Bristol in 1973, the daughter of an aeronautical engineer and an English and arts teacher. She grew up in Westbury-on-Trym where she attended Westbury Church of England Primary School and The Red Maids' School. In December 1988, she won the BBC1 Blue Peter Young Artists competition, appearing with her picture and the presenters on the front cover of the 10 December 1988 edition of the Radio Times.

Roberts studied medicine at the University of Wales College of Medicine (now part of Cardiff University) and graduated in 1997 with a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MB BCh) degree, having gained an intercalated Bachelor of Science degree in anatomy.

Research and career

Roberts giving a public lecture for the opening of the Milner Centre for Evolution at the ...read more

Alice Roberts (actress)
2 months ago

Alice Roberts (actress) ... Alice Roberts (29 July 1906 – 29 October 1985) was a Belgian actress active from the late 1920s to the late 1930s. She may be best-remembered in Georg...

Alice Roberts (disambiguation)
2 months ago

Alice Roberts (disambiguation) ... under the name Alice Roberts Alice Roberts (actress) (1906–1985), Belgian actress Caroline Alice Elgar (1848–1920), born C. Alice Roberts, wife of the English...

Justine Roberts
2 months ago

Justine Roberts ... Justine Juliette Alice Roberts CBE (born October 1967) is the founder and chief executive of British websites Mumsnet and Gransnet. Roberts was educated at...

Eternal Beauty
4 months ago

Eternal Beauty ... written and directed by Craig Roberts. It stars Sally Hawkins, David Thewlis, Billie Piper, Penelope Wilton, Alice Lowe and Robert Aramayo. It had its world...

Humanists UK
4 months ago

Humanists UK ... understanding of humanism. The current President of Humanists UK is Professor Alice Roberts and the Chief Executive is Andrew Copson. The association currently...

Coast (TV series)
3 months ago

Coast (TV series) ... Oliver (lead presenter, series 2–5) — archaeology and social history Alice Roberts — anthropology and geology Mark Horton — marine archaeology Miranda...

Alice (name)
2 months ago

Alice (name) ... malacologist Alice Rivlin, economist Alice Roberts, British anatomist, osteoarchaeologist, anthropologist, television presenter, and author Alice Săvulescu...

Caroline Alice Elgar
4 months ago

Caroline Alice Elgar ... prose fiction, who married the composer Edward Elgar. Caroline Alice Roberts, known as Alice, was born in Bhuj, Gujarat, India, in 1848. She was the youngest...

Britain's Most Historic Towns
2 months ago

Britain's Most Historic Towns ... Historic Towns is a British television history programme presented by Alice Roberts that began airing on Channel 4 in 2018. A second and third series were...

Kane Roberts
3 months ago

Kane Roberts ... Kane Roberts (born Robert William Athas; January 16, 1962) is an American heavy metal guitarist best known for his tenure in Alice Cooper's band from...

Alice Cooper
4 months ago
Salut d'Amour
3 months ago
The Incredible Human Journey
2 months ago
Digging for Britain
2 months ago
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
4 months ago
An Ideal Woman
2 months ago
List of doctors working in the British media
4 months ago
Alice in Chains
4 months ago
Origins of Us
2 months ago
This article is copied from an article on Wikipedia® - the free encyclopedia created and edited by its online user community. This article is distributed under the terms of GNU Free Documentation License.