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11 July 2023

Academic Promotions

Many congratulations to the following members of the Faculty of Dentistry, Oral & Craniofacial Sciences who have been awarded academic promotions during the 2022 – 2023 session.

A sparkler against a dark background

They have all met King’s rigorous criteria for progression based on performance in the highest quality education and where applicable, research, innovation and clinical excellence.



Promotion Title


Joanna Pereira das Neves

Senior Lecturer

Centre for Host Microbiome Interactions

Ana Angelova Volponi


Centre for Dental Education / Centre for Craniofacial & Regenerative Biology

Eileen Gentleman


Centre for Craniofacial & Regenerative Biology



The following GSTT staff have been successful in being promoted to Honorary Reader.


Rui Albuquerque

Simon Camilleri

Vinod Patel

Jose Rodriquez


Many congratulations again, and thank you to all those staff who have helped support candidates in this year’s promotions round.


In this story

Joana Neves

Senior Lecturer in Mucosal Immunology and Group Leader

Eileen Gentleman

Professor in Bioengineering

Ana Angelova Volponi

Reader in Regenerative Dentistry