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Dr Alan Whitmarsh (BSc, PhD) - personal details

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Dr Alan Whitmarsh

Role: Senior Lecturer

Tel: +44161 275 7825

Location: Faculty of Life Sciences,C.2265 Michael Smith Building, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PT




I am a Senior Lecturer and research group leader in the Faculty of Life Sciences.  I obtained a B.Sc (Hons) in Biochemistry and a Ph.D in Molecular Biology from the University of Sheffield. I performed my post-doctoral research in the USA in the laboratory of Professor Roger Davis at UMASS Medical Center. I was appointed as a Research Assistant Professor at UMASS Medical Center in 1997 and moved to the University of Manchester as a lecturer in 2000. I was awarded a Lister Institute Jenner Research Fellowship in 2001 and became a Senior Lecturer in 2010. I am currently the Deputy Associate Dean for Postgraduate Research in the Faculty.