Name of MRC-funded unit/centre/institute
MRC Centre for Inflammation Research
University of Edinburgh
University of East Anglia, University of Glasgow, University of Edinburgh
BSc Honours in Biomedical Sciences, Master of Research in Clinical Sciences.
Precision Medicine PhD (doctoral) student
Favourite thing to do in my job: Constantly learn new things.
My Typical Day
8am - 6:30pm (Long days!) I am usually in the laboratory studying different blood stem cells that cause cancer in humans.
How would you describe yourself in 3 words?
Organised, sporty, and willing.
What's the best thing you've done in your career?
When I finished my first university degree.
What or who inspired you to follow your career?
My parents and grandparents.
What was your favourite subject at school?
Computing and Biology.
What did you want to be after you left school?
Who is your favourite singer or band?
London Grammar or Rock music.
What's your favourite food?
What is the most fun thing you've done?
If you had 3 wishes for yourself what would they be? - be honest!
Success, happiness, and friends.
Tell us a joke.
What do you call an alligator in a vest?... An investigator!