Professor Peter J Buckley, PhD Economics 1975 was awarded an OBE for services to Higher Education, International Business and Research
Dr Katherine Brown is a lecturer in the Defence Studies Department at King's College, London.
John Middleton has been named as the new executive director of The Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) Europe.
James Bamford (Human Geography, 2000, Grizedale) has received the Princess Royal's 'Prize for Outstanding Achievement'.
Economic and Social Research Council Chief Executive Paul Boyle will take over as the next Vice-Chancellor at the University of Leicester.