Joanne Thompson

  • Institute of Immunology and Infection Research
  • Centre for Immunity, Infection and Evolution
  • School of Biological Sciences

Contact details



Rm. 3.09. Ashworth Laboratories.

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1989    PhD. Institute of Neurology. University of London

1989-1992    Postdoc: ICRF Developmental Biology Unit, Oxford

1992-1996    Department of Biology, Imperial College, London

1996-1998    EMBL, Heidelberg, Germany

1999-2001    Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands

2001-2010    MRC Research Fellow: University of Edinburgh

2010-Present    Senior Lecturer in Molecular Parasitology, University of Edinburgh

Undergraduate teaching

Microorganisms, Infection and Immunity 2

Parasite Biology 3

Medical Microbiology 3

Immunobiology of Malaria (Hons.)

Cell Biology of Parasites (Hons.)