People

The Laboratory currently comprises around 20 staff with expertise in veterinary science, microbiology, molecular biology, bioinformatics, statistics and modelling, as well as administrative support. Currently there are approximately 15 postgraduate students, including substantial number of PhD students, located in the Hopkirk mEpiLab.

Co-Directors

  • Prof Jackie Benschop

    Prof Jackie Benschop

    Professor of Veterinary Public Health - School of Veterinary Science

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  • Prof David Hayman

    Prof David Hayman

    Group Leader - Academic - School of Veterinary Science

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Staff

  • Rukhshana Akhter

    Rukhshana Akhter

    Technician - Media Kitchen - School of Veterinary Science

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  • Prof Patrick Biggs

    Prof Patrick Biggs

    Associate Professor in Genomics and Computational Biology - School of Fundamental Sciences

    Associate Professor in Computational Biology - School of Veterinary Science

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  • Dr Sara Burgess

    Dr Sara Burgess

    Research Officer (AMR) - School of Veterinary Science

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  • Dr Julie Collins-Emerson

    Dr Julie Collins-Emerson

    Senior Research Officer - School of Veterinary Science

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  • Dr Renata de Lara Muylaert

    Dr Renata de Lara Muylaert

    Postdoctoral Fellow in Disease Ecology - School of Veterinary Science

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  • Dr Ahmed Fayaz

    Dr Ahmed Fayaz

    Laboratory Technician - School of Veterinary Science

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  • Dr Dragana Gagic

    Dr Dragana Gagic

    Senior Lecturer in Microbiology - School of Fundamental Sciences

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  • Dr Juan C. Garcia-R

    Dr Juan C. Garcia-R

    Junior Research Officer - School of Veterinary Science

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  • Dr Reju John

    Dr Reju John

    Postdoctoral Fellow in Infectious Disease and Population Modelling - School of Veterinary Science

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  • Dr Matthew Knox

    Dr Matthew Knox

    Research Technician - School of Veterinary Science

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  • Stuart Littlejohn

    Stuart Littlejohn

    Technician (mEpiLab) - School of Veterinary Science

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  • Wendy Maharey

    Wendy Maharey

    ADMINISTRATOR - ACADEMIC SUPPORT - School of Veterinary Science

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  • Associate Professor Jonathan Marshall

    Associate Professor Jonathan Marshall

    Senior Lecturer - School of Fundamental Sciences

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  • Dr Joanna McKenzie

    Dr Joanna McKenzie

    Senior Lecturer in One Health Epidemiology and International Development - School of Veterinary Science

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  • Dr Anne Midwinter

    Dr Anne Midwinter

    Senior Research Officer - School of Veterinary Science

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  • Dr Shahista Nisa

    Dr Shahista Nisa

    Postdoctoral Fellow - School of Veterinary Science

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  • Anthony Pita

    Anthony Pita

    Laboratory Technician - School of Veterinary Science

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  • Niluka Velathanthiri

    Niluka Velathanthiri

    MicrobiologyTechnician - School of Veterinary Science

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  • Simon Verschaffelt

    Simon Verschaffelt

    Technician - School of Veterinary Science

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Students

  • Younn New

    MVS

     

  • Enrico Ortolani

    PhD