Quantitative Biology, Biochemistry and Biotechnology

Staff profiles

List of all academic, research, technical and administrative staff.

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Institute of Quantitative Biology, Biochemistry and Biotechnology staff list

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Head of Institute

NameEmail AddressTelephone
BARLOW, Paul Prof Paul.Barlow@ed.ac.uk +44 (0) 131 650 4727

Institute Secretary

NameEmail AddressTelephone
BISHOP, Louise Louise.bishop@ed.ac.uk +44 (0) 131 650 5366

Building Manager

NameEmail AddressTelephone
MCMILLAN, George George.McMillan@ed.ac.uk +44 (0) 131 650 5438

Administrative Staff

NamePositionEmail AddressTelephone
GELDART, Mark Quality Manager gmark@exseed.ed.ac.uk +44 (0) 131 651 9201

Academic Staff and Principal Investigators

NameResearch InterestEmail
AUER, Manfred Prof Innovative drug discovery manfred.auer@ed.ac.uk V
BARLOW, Paul Prof Paul.Barlow@ed.ac.uk
BLAKELY, Garry Dr Site-specific recombination in bacteria Garry.Blakely@ed.ac.uk
BRAMHAM, Janice Dr Structure and dynamics of biological macromolecules Janice.Bramham@ed.ac.uk
COOK, Atlanta Dr Complexes in RNA metabolism Atlanta.Cook@ed.ac.uk
FREE, Andrew Dr Microbial communities and their applications in biotechnology and medicine Andrew.Free@ed.ac.uk
FRENCH, Christopher Prof Biosensors, biomass conversion, gene assembly C.French@ed.ac.uk V
GALLAGHER, Maurice Prof Bacterial physiology and vaccine development MP.Gallagher@ed.ac.uk
GRANNEMAN, Sander Dr Ribosome biosynthesis sgrannem@staffmail.ed.ac.uk
GRIMA, Ramon Dr Modelling stochastic processes Ramon.Grima@ed.ac.uk
HORSFALL, Louise Dr Microbial biotechnology and synthetic biology Louise.Horsfall@ed.ac.uk
HOUSTON, Douglas Dr Computational drug discovery DouglasR.Houston@ed.ac.uk
LE BIHAN, Thierry Dr Kinetic paramaterization thierry.lebihan@ed.ac.uk
MCLAUGHLIN, Paul Dr Paul.McLaughlin@ed.ac.uk
MILLAR, Andrew Prof Systems biology and biological clocks Andrew.Millar@ed.ac.uk V
REID, Graeme Prof Graeme.Reid@ed.ac.uk
RICHARDSON, Julia Dr Structural biology of molecular machines acting on DNA Julia.Richardson@ed.ac.uk
ROSSER, Susan Prof Susan.Rosser@ed.ac.uk
SWAIN, Peter Prof Systems biology of cellular decision-making peter.swain@ed.ac.uk
TAYLOR, Paul Dr Computational drug discovery P.Taylor@ed.ac.uk
WALKINSHAW, Malcolm Prof Protein-ligand interactions M.Walkinshaw@ed.ac.uk
WALLACE, Stephen Dr stephen.wallace@ed.ac.uk
WANG, Baojun Dr Synthetic biology, Systems biology, Designing customised gene circuits for novel biosensing and bioremediation applications Baojun.Wang@ed.ac.uk
WEAR, Martin Dr Martin.Wear@ed.ac.uk

Honorary and Visiting Staff

NamePositionEmail Address
GILMORE, Linda Dr Honorary Fellow linda.gilmore@ed.ac.uk
MICHELS, Paul Professor Visiting Professor paul.michels@ed.ac.uk
MUETZELFELDT, Robert Honorary Fellow -
SAWYER, Lindsay Professor Professor Emeritus l.sawyer@ed.ac.uk
TYERS, Michael Professor Visiting Professor m.tyers@ed.ac.uk

Research Staff

NameGroup / PositionEmail
BANDIERA, Lucia Dr Swain Group / PDRA Lucia.Bandiera@ed.ac.uk
BLACKBURN, Elizabeth Walkinshaw Group / Postdoctoral Research Associate e.a.blackburn@ed.ac.uk
BROWN, Russell Wang Lab / PDRA Russell.Brown@ed.ac.uk
CLARK, Ivan Swain Group / Experimental Officer Ivan.Clark@ed.ac.uk
DORNAN, Jacqueline Dr Walkinshaw Group / Postdoctoral Research Associate J.Dornan@ed.ac.uk
DUDEKULA, Khadar LeBihan Group / Postdoctoral Research Associate Khadar.Dudekula@ed.ac.uk
ECHAVARRI-BRAVO, Virginia Dr Horsfall Lab / Postdoctoral Research Associate Virginia.Echavarri@ed.ac.uk
EDMUNDSON, Matthew Dr Horsfall Lab / Postdoctoral Research Associate medmunds@exseed.ed.ac.uk
EVANS, David Dr Auer Group / Senior Postdoctoral Research Associate D.A.Evans@ed.ac.uk
GWYNNE, Peter Gallagher Lab / Postdoctoral research associate pgwynne@exseed.ed.ac.uk
HOLMES, Rebecca Dr Rosser Group / PDRA rholmes@staffmail.ed.ac.uk
HOLYOAKE, Louise Wang Lab / Postdoctoral Research Associate lholyoak@exseed.ed.ac.uk
HONSBEIN, Annegret Dr Rosser Group / Postdoctoral Research Associate Annegret.Honsbein@ed.ac.uk
JAYACHANDRAN, Uma Dr Cook Lab / Research Assistant ujayacha@exseed.ed.ac.uk
JENSEN, Mai-Britt Dr Rosser Group / Postdoctoral Research Associate Mai-Britt.Jensen@ed.ac.uk
JOHNSTON, Emily Dr Rosser Group / PDRA Emily.Johnston@ed.ac.uk
KASPROWICZ, Aleksandra Dr Cook Lab / Postdoctoral Research Associate Aleksandra.Kasprowicz@ed.ac.uk
KERR, Lorraine Dr / Commercial Relations Manager Lorraine.Kerr@ed.ac.uk
KLEINJAN, Dirk Dr Rosser Group / Postdoctoral Research Associate Dirk-Jan.Kleinjan@ed.ac.uk
KOSZELA, Joanna Dr Auer Group / Postdoctoral Research Associate Joanna.Koszela@ed.ac.uk
KRUUSVEE, Valdeko Dr Cook Lab / Postdoctoral Research Associate Valdeko.Kruusvee@ed.ac.uk
LIU, Chao-Kuo French Group / Postdoctoral Research Associate CK.Liu@ed.ac.uk
MCNAE, Iain Walkinshaw Group / Postdoctoral Research Associate Iain.McNae@ed.ac.uk
MERRICK, Christine Rosser Group / Postdoctoral Research Associate Christine.Merrick@ed.ac.uk
MITCHELL, Rosie Dr Walkinshaw Group / Research Assistant amitch15@exseed.ed.ac.uk
MONTANO GUTIERREZ, Luis Swain Group / Research Assistant lmontano@exseed.ed.ac.uk
NOWICKI, Matthew Walkinshaw Group / Senior EPPF Protein Technologist matthew.nowicki@ed.ac.uk
PANTIDOS, Nikolaos Horsfall Lab / Research Assistant Nikolaos.Pantidos@ed.ac.uk
PEREZ PI, Irene Auer Group / Research Assistant iperez2@exseed.ed.ac.uk
PHAM, Nhan Dr Auer Group / Laboratory & Optics Research Manager Nhan.Pham@ed.ac.uk
PIETSCH, Julian Dr Swain Group / Postdoctoral Research Associate Julian.Pietsch@ed.ac.uk
PINTO, Filipe Dr Wang Lab / Postdoctoral Research Associate Filipe.Pinto@ed.ac.uk
PRADO, Karine Dr Millar Group / Postdoctoral Research Associate Karine.Prado@ed.ac.uk
SHAVE, Steven Dr Auer Group / Senior Researcher, Computational Sciences S.Shave@ed.ac.uk
SOU, Si Nga Dr Rosser Group / Postdoctoral Research Associate Si.Sou@ed.ac.uk
TRUBITSYNA, Maryia Dr Rosser Group / Lab Manager/PDRA M.Trubitsyna@ed.ac.uk
ZIELINSKI, Tomasz Dr Millar Group / Computational Resource Manager Tomasz.Zielinski@ed.ac.uk

Technical Research Staff

NameGroup / PositionEmail
BILAL, Tsabieh Walkinshaw Group / Research Technician tbilal@exseed.ed.ac.uk
BRUCE, Sandra Walkinshaw Group / Lab Manager / Senior Research Technician Sandra.Bruce@ed.ac.uk
CAMPBELL, Gaynor Dr Auer Group / Research Technician Gaynor.Campbell@ed.ac.uk
CAPENESS, Michael Horsfall Lab / Research Technician Michael.Capeness@ed.ac.uk
COWAN, Connor / Modern Apprentice - Lab Technician In Biotechnology ccowan@exseed.ed.ac.uk
FARQUHAR, Iseabail Swain Group / Research Technician Iseabail.Farquhar@ed.ac.uk
FLORANCE, Hannah Dr LeBihan Group / Metabolics Specialist Hannah.Florance@ed.ac.uk
FURNISS, James Halliday Group / Research Technician James.Furniss@ed.ac.uk
IMRIE, Lisa LeBihan Group / Proteomics Facility Operator Lisa.Imrie@ed.ac.uk
LENZ, Manuel Swain Group / Research Technician Manuel.Lenz@ed.ac.uk
MALIK, Divya Walkinshaw Group / Research Technician Divya.Malik@ed.ac.uk
PAGET, Jane Rosser Group / Research Technician Jane.Paget@ed.ac.uk
SALVO-CHIRNSIDE, Eliane Millar Group / KPF Deputy Lab Manager Eliane.Chirnside@ed.ac.uk
THORNTON, Ella Wang Lab / Research Technician ethornt2@exseed.ed.ac.uk
VARZANDEH, Simon Bramham Lab / Research Technician svarzand@exseed.ed.ac.uk
WARDROPE, Caroline Dr Rosser Group / Research Technician C.Wardrope@ed.ac.uk

PhD Students

NameGroup / PositionEmail Address
AGUILERA MILLACURA, Juan Feliipe French Group / PhD Student J.F.Aguilera-Millacura@sms.ed.ac.uk
BAKKER, Elco Swain Group / PhD Student s1135844@sms.ed.ac.uk
BRYSON, James Rosser Group / PhD Student s1436794@sms.ed.ac.uk
CHEN, Yiyuan Walkinshaw Group / PhD Student s1165209@sms.ed.ac.uk
DALE, Matthew Wang Lab / PhD Student s1434789@sms.ed.ac.uk
FERNANDES, Peter Walkinshaw Group / PhD Student s1475113@sms.ed.ac.uk
GALE, Grant Wang Lab / PhD Student G.A.R.Gale@sms.ed.ac.uk
GANPUDI, Ashwin Halliday Group / PhD Student ashwin.ganpudi@ed.ac.uk
GUKOVA, Alina Richardson Group / PhD Student a.g.gukova@sms.ed.ac.uk
GUPTA, Abhishek Grima Group / PhD Student s1478186@sms.ed.ac.uk
HARVEY, Pascoe Rosser Group / PhD Student s1342417@sms.ed.ac.uk
HO, Yuan Wang Lab / PhD Student Y.H.T.Ho@sms.ed.ac.uk
HUSSAIN, Ejaz / PhD Student s1686277@sms.ed.ac.uk
IRVINE, Amy Free Group / PhD Student A.L.Irvine@sms.ed.ac.uk
JOBLING, Kelly Blakely Lab / PhD Student s0457747@sms.ed.ac.uk
KINDT, Rocky Free Group / PhD Student s1269542@sms.ed.ac.uk
LILLEY, Charlotte Horsfall Lab / PhD Student s1102051@sms.ed.ac.uk
LIU, Yang Wang Lab / PhD Student Y.Liu-187@sms.ed.ac.uk
MANZANARO MORENO, Nahuel Swain Group / PhD Student N.Manzanaro-Moreno@sms.ed.ac.uk
MARTINS, Bruno Swain Group / PhD Student s0880566@sms.ed.ac.uk
MCDONALD, Michael Free Group / PhD Student M.A.McDonald@sms.ed.ac.uk
MCKENZIE, Neil Walkinshaw Group / PhD Student s0895818@sms.ed.ac.uk
MIGUEL, Cueva Horsfall Lab / PhD Student m.e.cueva@sms.ed.ac.uk
MUDD, Gemma Auer Group / PhD Student s1064242@sms.ed.ac.uk
MUNNS, Craig French Group / PhD Student s1258254@sms.ed.ac.uk
NWANKWO, Ndubuisi Christopher French Group / PhD Student s1357472@sms.ed.ac.uk
ROBERTS, David Blakely Lab / PhD Student s0681057@sms.ed.ac.uk
SACHS, Daniel Rosser Group / PhD Student D.Sachs-2@sms.ed.ac.uk
SIVASUBRAMANIAM, Pratheesan Wang Lab / PhD Student p.siva@ed.ac.uk
SMITH, Stephen Grima Group / PhD Student s1436741@sms.ed.ac.uk
TEBAY, Zara Horsfall Lab / PhD Student Z.A.Tebay@sms.ed.ac.uk
TONER, David Grima Group / PhD Student s0962658@sms.ed.ac.uk
VALENZUELA ORTEGA, Marcos French Group / PhD Student M.Valenzuela-Ortega@sms.ed.ac.uk
VARZANDEH, Simon Richardson Group / PhD Student s1239002@sms.ed.ac.uk
VETTER, Beatrice Rosser Group / PhD Student Beatrice.Vetter@ed.ac.uk
VIGBEDOR, Maa PhD Student s0897698@sms.ed.ac.uk
WAN, Xinyi Wang Lab / PhD Student s1204172@sms.ed.ac.uk
XYPNITOU, Andromachi Walkinshaw Group / PhD Student s1266282@sms.ed.ac.uk
ZARAZUA-ARVIZU, Efrain Marles-Wright Group / PhD Student s1362505@sms.ed.ac.uk
ZARDILIS, Argyris Millar Group / PhD Student s1437009@sms.ed.ac.uk