People In 'iDesign' ESR TeamiDESIGNAbout iDesignNewsPeopleProjectsPartners Project Lead Dr Liam Cox Deputy Head of SchoolReader in Biological Organic ChemistrySchool of Chemistry Dr Liam Cox is a Reader in Biological Organic Chemistry at The University of Birmingham and heads up the School’s Chemical Biology and Drug Discovery Research Theme. Since joining Birmingham in 1999, he has supervised over 20 PhD students, published extensively in the scientific literature and secured funding from the EPSRC and MRC, EU, Wellcome Trust, The Leverhulme Trustand ... Telephone+44 (0) 121 414 3524Emaill.email@example.com Academic Supervisors Dr Paul Davies Royal Society Leverhulme Trust Senior Research Fellow Senior Lecturer in Synthesis and CatalysisSchool of Chemistry Paul Davies is a Senior Lecturer who runs an active research group focused in the areas of synthesis and catalysis. For more information on his research, please visit the Davies Group webpages. Telephone+44 (0) 121 414 4408Emailp.firstname.lastname@example.org Professor John S. Fossey Professor of Synthetic ChemistryInternational Representative for ChemistrySchool of Chemistry Website: www.johnfossey.com Telephone+44 (0) 121 414 8907Emailj.email@example.com Dr Richard Grainger Senior Lecturer in Organic ChemistrySchool of Chemistry Richard Grainger is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Chemistry, where he carries out research in, and teaches, organic chemistry. His research is focused on the development of new synthetic methods and strategies, and their application in the synthesis of organic molecules of biological or structural interest, particularly natural products. He also has an ongoing interest in organosulfur ... Telephone+44 (0) 121 414 4465Emailr.firstname.lastname@example.org Dr Kimberley Roper Lecturer in Medicinal ChemistrySchool of Pharmacy Dr Kim Roper is a Lecturer in Medicinal Chemistry within the School of Pharmacy in the Institute of Clinical Sciences. She carries out research in organic chemistry focussing on the synthesis of small molecules and is involved in the development and delivery of the Master of Pharmacy (MPharm) undergraduate degree programme. Kim has very strong background in organic synthesis, having been trained ... Telephone+44 (0)121 414 3643Emailk.email@example.com Dr Philip Craven Lecturer in Chemistry EducationDirector of Undergraduate Teaching LabsSchool of Chemistry Telephone+44 (0) 121 414 8812Emailp.firstname.lastname@example.org ApconiX Lead Professor Ruth Roberts Chair in Drug DiscoverySchool of Chemistry Ruth began her academic career in the laboratory of T Michael Dexter at the CRC Patterson institute where her PhD studies contributed to defining the stem cell niche (Roberts et al., (1988) Nature 332: 376-378. 306). She then conducted postdoctoral research at Cancer Research UK under Professors Karol Sikora and Bill Gullick. In 1990, Ruth joined ICI CTL as a junior lab head ... Telephone+44 121 371 8113Emailr.email@example.com Ethical Lead Professor Zoe Pikramenou Professor of Inorganic Chemistry and PhotophysicsDirector of Global Engagement, College of EPSSchool of Chemistry Zoe Pikramenou is a Professor of Inorganic Chemistry and Photophysics and Director of Global Engagement for the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences. Zoe’s research interests involve development of metal-based molecular and nanosized probes for luminescent imaging, sensing and energy conversion. Zoe has published manuscripts in internationally leading scientific journals, many of ... Telephone+44 (0)121 414 2290Emailz.firstname.lastname@example.org Project Manager Luke Jones Research Administration Officer Telephone+44 (0) 121 414 7871Emaill.email@example.com This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No 765116.