Poole Grammar School (1981 to 1987)
Reading University – 1987 to 1990 – Biochemistry and Physiology (BSc); Imperial College London – 1990 to 1993 – Biochemistry (PhD)
University College London, University of Bedfordshire
Professor of Musculoskeletal Biology
Favourite thing to do in my job:
Growing working versions of tissues in the lab and using them to help understand normal and abnormal biology
My Typical Day:
Lots of head scratching, debating and problem solving helped by the rare EUREKA moment! Oh, and tea 🙂
What I'd do with the prize money:
I would spend the money on continuing to develop a session to deliver to both primary and secondary students
I have been working with colleagues to develop a session we can take around various schools and age groups to talk about human muscle physiology
How would you describe yourself in 3 words?
Enthusiastic, talkative, easily bored
Were you ever in trouble at school?
Tell us a joke.
Knock knock? Who’s there? Interrupting sheep. Interrupting…BAA! BAA! BAA!