Human Ethical Review Committee (HERC)

Staff List

Various staff are involved in HERC from across the R(D)SVS campus and all correspondence should be directed to


Name (sorted in descending order) Role
Dr Jessie Paterson Lecturer in Student Learning

Vice convenor

Name (sorted in ascending order) Role
Dr Louise Connelly Senior E-Learning Developer
Dr Silvia Perez-Espona Conservation Science Programme Coordinator


Name (sorted in ascending order) Role
Dr Tushar Choudhary Research Fellow
Prof Brendan Corcoran Personal Chair of Veterinary Cardiopulmonary Medicine
Helen Fielding Epidemiologist
Dr Kirsty Hughes Research Assistant (Veterinary Medical Education)
Mrs Bryony Lancaster Deputy Director MSc Equine Science and Lecturer in Horse Husbandry
Dr Joni Macdonald Research Fellow
Stella Mazeri Postdoctoral Epidemiologist
Mrs Katie Mellanby Client Services Advisor
Mr Tom Mortimer Marketing Communications and Engagement Officer
Miss Carolyn Morton lecturer in Professional Studies
Dr Adrian Muwonge BBSRC Future Leader Fellow
Professor Albert Tenesa Personal chair of Quantitative Genetics
Dr Abin Thomas Research Fellow in Animal Health/Agricultural or Environment
Mrs Val White Campus Operating Officer


Name (sorted in ascending order) Role
Miss Heather Bacon Welfare Education & Outreach Manager
Mr Iain Kennedy Campus Health and Safety Assistant