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Deputy head, Cavendish Laboratory and director, Women in Science, Engineering and Technology Initiative, University of Cambridge. (Cambridgeshire) Professor Julia Mary Goodfellow, CBE.
For services to Business and to Charity in North East Scotland.
(Keinton Mandeville, Somerset) Dr Russell Hamilton. Director of Research and Development, Department of Health. Chairman, Independent Police Complaints Commission.
(York, North Yorkshire) Mrs Judith Louise Greensmith. For services to local and national Special Needs Education. President, Industrial Tribunals and the Fair Employment Tribunal in Northern Ireland. (Downpatrick, Down) Professor Ann Jacqueline Hunter. Formerly Senior vice-president and head, Science Environment Development, Glaxo Smith Kline.
Chair in Technology and Innovation Management, Imperial College London.
(Bardon Mill, Northumberland) Professor David Michael Gann.