See the new menu item ACADEMIC FREEDOM. To quote from the lead in to the new page: ".... However, there is another key issue raised by ID. It is the freedom of academics and science educators to explore and discuss the issues associated with ID. The exploration of ID within science should not be dismissed as something it is not – a disguised religious position."
President: Prof Norman Nevin OBE, Emeritus Professor of Medical Genetics, Queens University, Belfast
Vice-President: Dr David Galloway, Vice President of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, Glasgow, Scotland
Director: Dr Alastair Noble, Glasgow, Scotland
The theory of Intelligent Design argues that certain features of the universe and of living things are best explained by intelligent causation. This scientific case for design is becoming increasingly visible and influential around the world.
The primary aim of the Centre for Intelligent Design (CID) is to promote the public understanding of Intelligent Design (ID) and its implications.
The Centre for Intelligent Design is an independent organisation which has been set up by a network of volunteers across the UK who have professional interests in education, science, medicine, business and the law. It is funded by contributions from individuals and organisations who support its aims.
Its specific objectives are to:
CID will mount a range of public and academic lectures, and distribute both print and electronic publications. Its office is at:
The Centre for Intelligent Design