Staff in the School of Cancer Sciences

 

Dr Jo Morris

Dr Jo Morris

Senior Lecturer

Jo Morris is a Senior Lecturer at the School of Cancer Sciences and Breast Cancer Campaign Research Fellow.

Jo has published research papers in scientific journals as well as reviews and book chapters in the fields of breast cancer genetics, particularly about the predisposition gene BRCA1, the cellular response to DNA damage and small modifier biology of ubiquitin and ...

Professor Dion Morton

Professor Dion Morton

Professor of Surgery

Dion received his degree in Medicine from Bristol University in 1985. He was given an honorary consultant appointment at the University Hospital Birmingham in 1996, and was appointed Professor of Surgery in 2006. 

He is Director of the Birmingham Experimental Cancer Medicine Centre, Director of Clinical Research at the Royal College of Surgeons of England since ...

Professor Paul Moss

Professor Paul Moss

Head of School of Cancer Sciences, Professor of Haematology

Professor Moss is Head of the School of Cancer Sciences at the University of Birmingham and Chairman of the Infection and Immunity Board at the Medical Research Council.  He served previously as Chair of the Cancer Research UK Clinical and Translational Research Committee.

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Professor Paul Murray

Professor Paul Murray

Professor of Molecular Pathology

Paul is Professor of Molecular Pathology in the School of Cancer Sciences

Paul has published over 100 research papers in scientific journals, reviews and book chapters in the fields of virology and tumour biology. He has received major grants from Cancer Research UK, Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research, The Wellcome Trust and the MRC

Dr Francis Mussai

Dr Francis Mussai

Clinical Senior Lecturer in Paediatric Oncology
Honorary Consultant in Paediatric Oncology
Cancer Research UK Clinician Scientist Fellow

Francis Mussai is a Clinical Senior Lecturer in Paediatric Oncology in the School of Cancer Sciences and an Honorary Consultant in Paediatric Oncology at the Birmingham Children’s Hospital.

His research is focused on understanding the interaction between paediatric cancers and the immune system, in particular how cancers suppress the immune response to avoid ...

Dr Elena Odintsova

Dr Elena Odintsova

Lecturer

Elena Odintsova is a lecturer in School of Cancer Sciences.

Elena’s research interests are in the field of Cancer Cell Biology. She has published a number of research papers in high-ranking scientific journals. Dr Odintsova has expertise in various imaging techniques. Her research has been funded by grants from Breast Cancer Campaign and from the University of Birmingham. She ...

Prof Michael Overduin

Professor Of Structural Biology

Michael Overduin is the Professor of Structural Biology within the School of Cancer Sciences of the University of Birmingham, and Executive Director of The Henry Wellcome Building for Biomolecular NMR Spectroscopy.

Dr Jo Parish

Dr Jo Parish

Royal Society University Research Fellow and Senior Lecturer

Jo qualified with a B.Sc. (Hons) in Biochemistry from the University of Bristol in 1998. She obtained her Ph.D from the University of Bristol in 2002 studying virus-host interactions of human papillomavirus (HPV). She was then appointed as a Research Fellow at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA. In 2007, Jo was awarded a Royal Society University Research Fellowship and ...

Dr Andrew Peet

Dr Andrew Peet

Reader in Paediatric Oncology

Dr Peet is a Reader in Paediatric Oncology at the University of Birmingham and an Honorary Consultant at Birmingham Children’s Hospital. His research interests are centred on developing magnetic resonance imaging for the investigation of childhood cancer. He is the lead of the Brain Tumour Research Group at the University of Birmingham which is developing functional imaging for the ...

Dr Eva Petermann

Dr Eva Petermann

Lecturer

Eva Petermann is a Lecturer and Research Group Leader at the School of Cancer Sciences.

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Dr Petermann has published more than 20 research papers and review articles in the field of DNA replication and the DNA damage response. Her lab has received research funding from Cancer Research UK, the Royal ...