Staff in the School of Cancer Sciences

 

Dr Douglas Ward

Dr Douglas Ward

SCRA Senior Research Fellow

Dr Ward’s research is centred around clinical proteomics and biomarker discovery. Much of this work uses the MALDI and ESI mass spectrometers housed in the College of Medical and Dental Sciences to characterise protein alterations that may act as markers for human disease.

Dr Roger Watson

Dr Roger Watson

Senior Lecturer

Roger Watson is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Cancer Sciences.

Dr Watson has published 70 research papers as well as reviews and book chapters in the fields of virology and cancer gene function over the years. He has received research funding from Cancer Research UK, the Association for International Cancer Research and the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences ...

Professor Keith Wheatley

Professor Keith Wheatley

Scientific Director, Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit (CRCTU)

Scientific Director of CRCTU, specialising in management (design, monitoring, analysis and reporting) of clinical trials in a range of disease areas, including leukaemia, melanoma, paediatric oncology, neurology, and renal disease, along with related meta-analyses and add-on biomarker studies.

Professor Benjamin Willcox

Professor Benjamin Willcox

Professor of Molecular Immunology

Ben Willcox is Professor of Molecular Immunology based at the Cancer Research UK Cancer Centre in the School of Cancer Sciences.

Ben leads an active research group in the field of cancer immunology and immunotherapy, with a focus on understanding immune receptor recognition. His recent work focuses on novel tumour antigens and unconventional T cell function, particularly ...

Ms Jayne Wilson

Jayne came to Birmingham University in February 2001 joining the West Midlands Health Technology Assessment Collaboration based in the Department of Public Health, School of HAPS.

The first four years were spent working on reviews for customers such as NICE and the Department of Health, before becoming a reviewer and analyst for ARIF, where she undertook rapid ...

Professor Ciaran Woodman

Professor Ciaran Woodman

Professor Of Cancer Epidemiology

Ciaran Woodman is Professor of Cancer Epidemiology in the School of Cancer Sciences.