Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences

Principal Investigators

The people who lead CCBS research.

Scroll down for separate tables of Honorary PIs and Associate PIs

 
Name Job title Research theme
Bastin, Mark Reader in Brain Imaging Neuroimaging
Brennan, Paul Senior Clinical Lecturer; Honorary Consultant Translational Neurosurgery
Chandran, Siddharthan Chair of Neurology; Director, Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences Neurodegenerative
Chin, Richard Senior Clinical Lecturer Neurodevelopmental
Connick, Peter Senior Clinical Research Fellow Neurodegenerative
Dennis, Martin Chair of Stroke Medicine Brain vascular disease
de Sousa, Paul Reader Neurodegenerative
Fletcher-Watson, Sue Chancellor's Fellow Neurodevelopmental, Psychiatric disorders
Grant, Seth Chair of Molecular Neuroscience Synaptic biology
Green, Alison Reader Prion disease
Howitt, Sheila Clinical Lecturer Psychiatric disorders
Hughes, Mark Clinical lecturer; Honorary Specialist Registrar Translational Neurosurgery
Job, Dominic Data Manager Neuroimaging
Johnstone, Mandy Clinical Research Fellow Psychiatric disorders
Knight, Richard Chair of Clinical Neurology Prion disease
Komiyama, Noboru Senior Lecturer Synaptic biology
Lawrie, Stephen Chair of Psychiatry and Neuro-Imaging; Head, Division of Psychiatry Psychiatric disorders
MacGillivray, Tom Senior Research Fellow Neuroimaging
Macleod, Malcolm Chair of Neurology and Translational Neuroscience Brain vascular disease
Mahad, Don Senior Clinical Lecturer Neurodegenerative
Mair, Grant Senior Clinical Fellow; Honorary Consultant Neuroradiologist Neuroimaging
Marshall, Ian Chair of Magnetic Resonance Physics Neuroimaging
McIntosh, Andrew Chair of Biological Psychiatry Psychiatric disorders
McKechanie, Andrew Clinical Research Fellow Psychiatric disorders
Molesworth, Anna Senior Epidemiologist Prion disease
Muniz-Terrera, Graciela Senior Lecturer in Biostatistics and Epidemiology Neurodegenerative; Psychiatric disorders
Owens, David Chair of Clinical Psychiatry Psychiatric disorders
Pernet, Cyril Academic Fellow Neuroimaging
Raymont, Vanessa Senior Clinical Research Fellow Neurodegenerative; Psychiatric disorders
Ritchie, Craig Chair of the Psychiatry of Ageing Neurodegenerative; Psychiatric disorders
Russ, Tom Clinical Lecturer Neurodegenerative; Psychiatric disorders
Salman, Rustam Al-Shahi Chair of Clinical Neurology Brain vascular disease
Sandercock, Peter Chair of Medical Neurology Brain vascular disease
Schnier, Christian Senior Epidemiologist Brain vascular disease
Sellar, Robin Consultant Neuroradiologist Neuroimaging
Smith, Colin Chair of Neuropathology Neuropathology
Stanfield, Andrew Senior Clinical Research Fellow Neurodevelopmental; Psychiatric disorders
Sudlow, Cathie Chair of Neurology and Clinical Epidemiology Brain vascular disease
Sylantyev, Sergiy Chancellor's Fellow Synaptic biology
Thompson, Gerry Senior Lecturer in Radiology Neuroimaging
Thomson, Lindsay Chair of Forensic Psychiatry Psychiatric disorders
Thrippleton, Michael Medical Physicist Neuroimaging
Valdes-Hernandez, Maria Lecturer Neuroimaging
Waldman, Adam Chair of Neuroradiology Neuroimaging
Wang, Szu-Han Research Fellow Synaptic biology
Wardlaw, Joanna Chair of Applied Neuroimaging; Director, Neuroimaging Sciences Brain vascular disease; Neuroimaging
Whalley, Heather Research Fellow Psychiatric disorders
Whiteley, William Senior Clinical Fellow Brain vascular disease
Will, Robert Chair of Clinical Neurology Prion disease

 

Honorary Principal Investigators

These PIs hold honorary contracts within CCBS.

Carson, Alan Consultant Neuropsychiatrist & Honorary Reader Functional disorders
Connor, Myles Consultant Neurology & Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer Brain vascular disease
Cvoro, Vera Consultant in Stroke, Geriatric & General Medicine & Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer Neuroimaging
Davenport, Richard Consultant Neurologist & Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer Neurodegenerative
Derry, Chris Consultant Neurologist & Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer  
Duncan, Susan Consultant Neurologist & Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer  
Farrall, Andrew Honorary Chair of Neuroimaging & Education & Consultant Neuroradiologist Neuroimaging
Gibson, Rod Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer Neuroimaging
Grant, Robin Consultant Neurologist & Honorary Senior Lecturer Neuro-oncology
MacIntyre, Donald NRS Clinician & Honorary Reader Psychiatric disorders
Mumford, Colin Consultant Neurologist & Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer  
Neumann, Chris Consultant Neurologist & Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer  
Pal, Suvankar Consultant Neurologist & Clinical Research Fellow Neurodegenerative
Riha, Renata Consultant in Sleep and Respiratory Medicine & Honorary Reader Sleep medicine
Stewart, Rob Consultant Perinatal Psychiatrist & Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer Psychiatric disorders
Stone, Jon Consultant Neurologist & Honorary Reader Functional disorders
Summers, David   Neuroimaging
Weller, Belinda Consultant Neurologist & Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer Neurodegenerative

 

Associate Principal Investigators

These PIs have joint affiliation, or a primary affiliation elsewhere in the University of Edinburgh.

 
Name Job title
Abrahams, Sharon Senior Lecturer, School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences
Andrews, Peter Consultant and Honorary Professor, Neuroanaesthesia and Critical Care Medicine
Bak, Thomas Lecturer, School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences
Barron, Rona Group Leader, Neurobiology Division, The Roslin Institute and R(D)SVS
Boardman, James Professor of Neonatal Medicine, MRC Centre for Reproductive Health; Director of the Jennifer Brown Research Laboratory
Chin, Richard Senior Lecturer, Child Life & Health; Director of Muir Maxwell Epilepsy Centre
Deary, Ian Professor of Differential Psychology, School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences; Direct
Della Sala, Sergio Professor of Human Cognitive Neuroscience, School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences
Dhillon, Baljean NES Chair of Clinical Ophthalmology, Division of Health Sciences
Doubal, Fergus Clinical Lecturer & Honorary Consultant, Division of Health Sciences
ffrench-Constant, Charles Professor of Multiple Sclerosis Research; Director, MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine
Holmes, Megan Professor of Molecular Neuroendocrinology, Centre for Cardiovascular Science
Hunt, David Clinical Fellow, Institute of Genetics & Molecular Medicine
Hunter, Nora Chair of Neuropathogenesis, The Roslin Institute and R(D)SVS
Keir, Sarah Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer, Division of Health Sciences
Logie, Robert Professor of Human Cognitive Neuroscience, School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences
Mabbott, Neil Group Leader, Neurobiology Division, The Roslin Institute and R(D)SVS
MacLullich, Alasdair Professor of Geriatric Medicine
Manson, Jean Deputy Director, Head of Neurobiology Division, the Roslin Institute
Mead, Gillian Chair of Stroke and Elderly Care Medicine, Division of Health Sciences
Morris, Richard Professor of Neuroscience, Centre for Cognitive and Neural Systems
Porteous, David Chair of Human Molecular Genetics & Medicine, Centre for Genomic and Experimental Medicine
Roberts, Neil Chair of Medical Physics and Imaging Science, Clinical Research Imaging Centre
Seckl, Jonathan Moncrieff-Arnott Professor of Molecular Medicine & BHF Centre for Cardiovascular Science
Shenkin, Susan Senior Clinical Lecturer, Geriatric Medicine
Starr, John Honorary Professor of Health and Ageing, Geriatric Medicine
Vallier, Ludovic Reader in Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine, University of Cambridge
Williams, Anna Professor of Regenerative Neurology & Honorary Consultant Neurologist, MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine
Yau, Joyce Senior Lecturer, University and BHF Centre for Cardiovascular Science