Academic staff in the School of Biosciences 

Head of School

Professor Steve Busby

Professor Steve Busby

Professor of Biochemistry
Head of School

School of Biosciences

Research in Steve Busby’s lab is concerned with understanding the molecular mechanisms that control gene expression in bacteria, with particular attention to studying the regulation of transcription initiation in Escherichia coli. Much of the recent work has focussed on the expression of virulence determinants in pathogenic strains.

Telephone +44 (0)121 41 45402

Email s.j.w.busby@bham.ac.uk

Academic staff

Professor Malcolm Press

Professor Malcolm Press

Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research and Knowledge Transfer

Life and Environmental Sciences

Telephone +44 (0)121 41 48853

Email m.c.press@bham.ac.uk

Dr Jeremy Pritchard

Dr Jeremy Pritchard

Senior Lecturer
Head of Education, School of Biosciences
Birmingham University Teaching Fellow (BUTF)

School of Biosciences

I am a senior lecturer in Biology at the University of Birmingham. My research career started with roots in Wales and currently focuses on aphids in Birmingham with stops in the USA, New Zealand and Europe in between. My teaching spans field ecology through to plant functional genomics.

As a card-carrying Darwinist I am involved in teaching evolution at ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 41 45570

Email j.pritchard@bham.ac.uk

Dr Steve Publicover

Dr Steve Publicover

Reader

School of Biosciences

Dr Steve Publicover is an internationally-recognised expert on sperm physiology and signalling events in sperm initiated by sperm-egg interaction.

Telephone +44 (0)121 41 45455

Email s.j.publicover@bham.ac.uk