Dr Kirsty Ross

Dr Kirsty Ross

Kirsty is a full time public engagement professional. Depending on the day of the week, she is Outreach Officer for the EPSRC & MRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Optical Medical Imaging (OPTIMA) shared between the Uni of Edinburgh and Uni of Strathclyde. She is...
Dr Alison Garden

Dr Alison Garden

Alison is currently a UKRI Future Leaders Fellow at Queen’s University Belfast, where she was previously a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow (2018-2020). Prior to this, Alison was a Leverhulme Trust Postdoctoral Research Fellow (2015-2016) and an Irish Research Council...
Dr Chris Phang

Dr Chris Phang

Christopher worked for several years in cancer research and protein-protein interactions, first completing his PhD at the Institute of Cancer Research in 2012, then progressing to a Marie Curie COFUND fellowship at IRB Barcelona investigating novel therapies for...
Dr Nikolay Ogryzko

Dr Nikolay Ogryzko

Nik worked as a postdoc using genetically engineered fluorescent zebrafish to look at the role of the innate immune system in wound healing at the University of Sheffield, and in cancer inception at the University of Edinburgh. He represented PGRs and Research staff...
Dr Andy Chapman

Dr Andy Chapman

Andy is one of the co-founders and CEO of Carbometrics, a specialist supramolecular chemistry company based in Bristol. The team have a mission to help people with diabetes to live more normal and longer lives. After his PhD, Andy moved to the lab next door to work as...
Dr Sara Shinton

Dr Sara Shinton

Sara has a particular interest in inclusive research cultures and collaboration. Her team delivers development programmes and opportunities for researchers at all career stages at The University of Edinburgh and she is Co-investigator on two EPSRC Inclusion Matters...