Dr Rubina Mian

Medical and Dental Sciences
Experimental Medicine Business Partnership Manager (Science City)

Contact details

Research and Knowledge Transfer Office
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT

Rubina has worked as a research scientist in the pharmaceutical industry, a research fellow, senior lecturer, non-executive director for NHS trust, founder and director of university spin-out company, has a granted patent and been a business advisor for companies with a turnover up to 100 million pounds. Rubina’s role involves facilitating interactions between, businesses and academics.

The aim is to set up a regional network of excellence, to catalyse, strengthen and expand the regions capacity in translational medicine and provide a pipeline of new medical technologies, research jobs and new companies.  


  • PhD Physiology
  • BSc (hons) Pharmacology


Rubina has worked as academic, within the pharmaceutical industry, in a university spin-out, as a non-executive director for NHS trust with a turnover of over 150 million, and as a business advisor to a diverse range of businesses.