SpearsProfessor Norah Spears
Professor of Reproductive Physiology
Centre for Integrative Physiology, University of Edinburgh
Norah works at Edinburgh University, teaching and undertaking research. She is a reproductive biologist, whose work investigates how fertility can be affected in patients who have undergone chemotherapy treatment. She began her career studying ecology at Edinburgh before moving to Oxford for her doctorate. She spent two years in California as a postdoctoral scientist in the late 1980s before returning to Edinburgh and has been in her current position at the University for over a decade.
DEBATING MATTERS HISTORY
Thursday 27 June:
Oxfordshire Championship at Oxford Union, in partnership with Magdalen College School and Oxford Festival of Arts
Friday 5 July:
North East Championship at Durham Sixth Form Centre
Find a list of all our previous championship events here.
SUPPORT DEBATING MATTERS
Bernie Whelan, our DM coordinator, is raising money for Debating Matters.
To stage one of our Championships for six to 12 teams costs £6,000. Find out more on Bernie’s
Wonderful fundraising page.