Shirley Price is currently Emerita Professor of Toxicology at the University of Surrey, having held several senior posts at the University. She also holds a Visiting Professorship at the University of Hertfordshire.
Over the course of her career, Shirley has been instrumental in providing education and training programmes in safety sciences to a wide range of industries, regulatory authorities and academic institutions nationally and internationally.
Shirley is President and Fellow of the British Toxicology Society and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Biology, the Royal Society of Chemistry and the Higher Education Academy. During her career, Shirley has worked on a number of government committees including the World Health Organisation, Veterinary Residues Committee and the Paediatrics Expert Advisory Committee and was appointed by the Minister for Health as a Commissioner on the Committee on Human Medicines.