Academic staff in the School of Biosciences 

Head of School

Professor Chris Bunce

Professor Chris Bunce

Professor of Experimental Haematological Oncology
Head of School

School of Biosciences

Professor Chris Bunce Directs a translational research group dedicated to the development of novel therapies for leukaemias and lymphomas. A particular focus is the exploitation of drug redeployment strategies using off- patent drugs to provide affordable therapies that can be exploited by all including the worlds poorer nations.

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 5402
Email
c.m.bunce@bham.ac.uk

Academic staff

Dr Luke Alderwick

Dr Luke Alderwick

Lecturer
Director of the Birmingham Drug Discovery Facility

School of Biosciences

In 2010 Dr Luke Alderwick was appointed to the position of Lecturer in Molecular Microbiology and he is one of the youngest members of academic staff in the School of Biosciences. His many research interests revolve around understanding the biochemistry and molecular genetics of cell wall assembly in Mycobacterium tuberculosis, which is the causative bacterial agent of TB infections. In ...

Telephone
+44 (0)121 41 45472
Email
l.alderwick@bham.ac.uk

Dr Sue Armstrong

Dr Sue Armstrong

Senior Lecturer

School of Biosciences

My interests are focused on genome evolution and meiosis in both model plants and crops. In 1995 I setup a molecular cytogenetics laboratory with my colleague Paul Fransz (now at University of Amsterdam) and with advice from our colleague Gareth Jones. In the last 15 years we have trained many European colleagues and last year we were awarded a European collaborative project to investigate ...

Telephone
+44 (0)121 41 46485
Email
s.j.armstrong@bham.ac.uk