Career Development Award Interview Panel

This panel interviews candidates shortlisted for Wellcome Career Development Awards.

Members are listed below. Additional experts will join the panel as necessary.

Members 

Professor Ines Barroso (co-Chair)

University of Exeter

Professor Muzlifah Haniffa (Chair)

Newcastle University

Professor Tracey Loughran (co-Chair)

University of Essex

Professor Jonathon Pines (co-Chair)

Institute of Cancer Research

Dr Laura Ación

National Council of Scientific and Technical Research, Argentina

Dr Clare Barker

University of Leeds

Dr Angela Bate

Northumbria University

Dr Pierre-Louis Bazin

University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

Professor Christiane Berger-Schaffitzel

University of Bristol

Dr Tanmay Bharat

University of Oxford

Professor Krishnan Bhaskaran

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Professor Geraldine Boylan

University College Cork, Ireland

Dr Ellen Brooks-Pollock

University of Bristol

Dr Megan Carey

Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown, Portugal

Dr Alessandro Colasanti

University of Sussex

Dr Delanjathan Devakumar

University College London

Dr Blanca Diaz-Castro

University of Edinburgh

Dr Sarah Dimeloe

University of Birmingham

Dr Meriem El Karoui

University of Edinburgh

Dr Joseph Galea

University of Birmingham

Dr Nuria Gavara

University of Barcelona

Professor Sahra Gibbon

University College London

Dr Eva Gluenz

University of Glasgow

Professor Liz Grant

University of Edinburgh

Professor Ronald Hay

University of Dundee

Dr Amy Hinterberger

King's College London

Professor Dipak Kotecha

University of Birmingham

Dr Tung Le

John Innes Centre

Professor Christine Le Maitre

University of Sheffield

Professor David Lissauer

University of Liverpool

Dr Lorna Lopez

Maynooth University, Ireland

Professor David Lyons

University of Edinburgh

Dr Marta Maia

KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kenya

Professor Simon Milling

University of Glasgow

Professor Emma Morris

University College London

Professor Marcus Munafo

University of Bristol

Professor Kevin Murphy

Imperial College London

Professor Henry Mwandumba

Malawi-Liverpool-Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Programme, Malawi

Professor Lee Niswander

University of Colorado, USA

Dr Nothando Ngwenya

Africa Health Research Institute, South Africa

Dr Jesse Olszynko-Gry

Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Germany

Professor Dylan Owen

University of Birmingham

Professor Lucilla Poston

King's College London

Professor Efua Prah

University of Johannesburg, South Africa

Professor Beatriz Rico

King's College London

Professor Tatjana Sauka-Spengler

University of Oxford

Dr Marco Tripodi

MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology

Professor Matthias Trost

Newcastle University

Dr Jaipreet Virdi

University of Delaware

Professor Stephen Wilkinson

Lancaster University

Professor Will Wood

University of Edinburgh

Managers 

Nicola Cattini

Funding Manager

Wellcome Trust

Lucy Clulow

Funding Manager

Wellcome Trust

Sophie Hutchison

Team Manager, Funding Management

Wellcome Trust

Victoria Marlow

Team Manager, Funding Management

Wellcome Trust

We expect members to comply with our Conflict of Interest Policy [PDF 137KB].