I am the lab and project manager in OTE. I manage the Molecular and Microbiology Facility, where my primary role is to support the labs, and the researchers and students using them. I also currently manage three large projects.
I am an environmental microbiologist, with specialisation in molecular microbiology. I have a strong interest in lab and project management, and health and safety.
I received my BSc in Microbiology in 2007 from the University of East Anglia, and my PhD in 2011 from the Department of Physical Sciences at The Open University.
I am a member of the following:
I am currently delivery lead for the following projects:
CarCASS - Marine Sensor Development Capital Call: Carbonate Chemistry Autonomous Sensor System
MicroNET - Alleviating the “Sample to Sequence” Bottleneck Using Novel Microfluidic Lab-on-a-Chip Nucleic Acid Extraction Technologies
CLASS Task 6.1 - Sensors
I have previously managed:
CMEP III: Work Package 5 - Provision and installation of autonomous sensors and deployment infrastructure for monitoring ocean acidification, biogeochemistry, and nutrient runoff