Find out more about our staff in the School of Veterinary Medicine.

Meet the team

Head of School

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Professor Christopher Proudman

Head of the School of Veterinary Medicine

Academic staff

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Dr Ilknur Aktan

Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Anatomy

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Dr Ruth Alafiatayo

Research Fellow in Tropical Animal Health and Innovation

Dr Vadim Alexeenko

Research Fellow

Dr Benedetta Amato

Teaching fellow

Bryony Armson

Research Fellow

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Dr Amin Asfor

Lecturer in Virology and Immunology

Dr Emily Auger

Lecturer in Professional Skills

Professor Nick Bacon

Professor of Surgical Oncology

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Dr Piyali Basu

One Health EJP WP6 Project Manager, One Health EJP Communications Officer, Research Fellow

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Dr Christopher Basu

Lecturer in Veterinary Anatomy

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Dr Shahriar Behboudi

Senior Lecturer in Immunology and Virology

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Dr Martha Betson

Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Parasitology & Head of Department

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Dr Jonathan Betts

Research Fellow

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Melanie Blevins

Teaching Fellow in Small Animal Surgery

Dr Carlijn Bogaardt

Research Fellow in Bioinformatics

Antonia Bomba

Veterinary Teaching Fellow

Dr Emma Borkowski

Teaching Fellow in Anatomic Pathology

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Dr Emma Cathcart

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow

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Professor Mark Chambers

Professor of Microbiology and Disease Intervention, Head of Department of Microbial Sciences

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Dr Umer Chaudhry

Research Fellow - Molecular Parasitology

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Professor Peter Cockcroft

Head of Veterinary Education

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Dr Francesca Marie Contadini

Teaching Fellow in Veterinary Public Health

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Professor Alasdair Cook

Head of Department of Veterinary Epidemiology and Public Health

Dr Alissa Cooper

Lecturer in Equine Clinical Practice (Maternity Cover)

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Dr Guido Cordoni

Research Fellow B in Molecular Microbiology

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Dr Olukayode Daramola

Lecturer in Veterinary Sciences and Education

Hannah Davies

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow

Megan Davis

Lecturer in Veterinary Clinical Practice

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Dr Inaki Deza-Cruz

Lecturer in Veterinary Public Health

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Dr Anjan Dutta

Senior Lecturer in AI for Animal Health

Dr Charlotte Edling

Research Officer (Molecular Biology)

Dr Megan Edwards

Lecturer in Veterinary Clinical Practice

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Dr Abel Bulamu Ekiri

Lecturer in Infectious Disease Epidemiology

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Professor Noel Fitzpatrick

Professor of Veterinary Orthopaedics

Dr Brian Gardner

Research Fellow in Computational Biology

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Dr Maria Getino

Research Fellow in Microbiology

Dr Joanna Harris

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow

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Dr Alison Harvey

Teaching Fellow in Equine Clinical Practice (Equine Lead)

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Dr Martin Hawes

Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Dr Hayley Hickling-Peters

Lecturer in Production Animal Medicine

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Dr Lisa Holbrook

Lecturer One Health-One Medicine (Non-Communicable Disease)

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Dr Teresa Hollands

Senior Teaching Fellow in Veterinary Nutrition

Elaine Horan

Teaching Fellow in Equine Surgery/Clinical Practice

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Professor Daniel Horton

Associate Dean Research and Innovation (FHMS), Professor of Veterinary Virology

Dr Eva Janouskova

Research Fellow in Mathematical Modelling

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Professor Kamalan Jeevaratnam

Associate Dean International FHMS, Head of Department (Veterinary Preclinical Sciences), Reader in Clinical Physiology

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Lucy Jerram

Teaching Fellow in Veterinary Clinical Sciences

Juan Carlos Jimeno Sandoval

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow

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Henri Kodilinye-Sims

Teaching Fellow in Veterinary Clinical Practice (Production Species)

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Professor Roberto La Ragione

Professor of Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology, Head of the School of Biosciences

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Sean Langton

Senior Lecturer in Anaesthesia

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Robert Lawrence

Lecturer in Veterinary Clinical Practice

Dr Diane Lee

Research Fellow B in Infectious Diseases

Dr Holly Lenaghan

Lecturer in Equine Practice

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Dr Joy Leng

Research Fellow

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Dr Rebecca Lewis

Lecturer in Physiology

Esther Lingard

Teaching Fellow in Small Animal Medicine

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Dr Giovanni Lo Iacono

Senior Lecturer in Biostatistics/Epidemiology

Huijun Long

Research Fellow in Molecular Microbiology

Dr Tanja Maehr

Research Fellow in Wildlife Disease

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Sophie Mahendran

Teaching Fellow (Production Animal)

Dr Charlotte Maile

Teaching Fellow in Veterinary Clinical Sciences

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Al Manning

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow

Robert Ian Mansergh

Technical Research Assistant (Alborada Well Foal Study)

Dr Denise Marston

Teaching Fellow (Veterinary Virology)

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Dr Charlotte Sophia McCarroll

Teaching Fellow in Veterinary Preclinical Sciences

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Shona Louise McIntyre

Head of Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences; Senior Lecturer, small animal medicine

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Dr Jai Mehat

Research Fellow in Molecular Microbiology

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Dr Davide Messina

Teaching Fellow in Veterinary Public Health

Dr Judith Mitchley

Teaching Fellow Professional Skills

Karen Moore

Lecturer in Veterinary Clinical Practice

Neerja Muncaster

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow

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Dr Giovanna Nalesso

Senior Lecturer in Musculoskeletal Biology, Director of Research, School of Veterinary Medicine

Cecilia Nettleton

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow / Deputy Head of Partnerships and Animal Resources

Professor Mark Pallen

Vice-Chancellor's Fellow; Consultant Medical Microbiologist

Stratos Papakonstantinou

Veterinary Clinical Pathologist Teaching Fellow

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Dr Sharmini Julita Paramasivam

Teaching Fellow, Veterinary Training Coordinator

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Susan Phillips

Teaching Fellow in Small Animal Studies

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Dr Aurore Poirier

Research Fellow in Molecular Microbiology and Communication Officer

Dr Paul Pollard

Associate Professor & Director of Clinical Training

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Jennifer Porter

Lecturer in Veterinary Clinical Practice

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Dr Joaquin Prada

Lecturer in Veterinary Epidemiology

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Emma Robertson

Lecturer B in Veterinary Clinical Practice

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Dr Issa Robson

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow

Sian Rosser

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow (small animal)

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Professor Clare Rusbridge

Professor in Veterinary Neurology

Dr Laura Setyo

Teaching Fellow B in Anatomic Pathology

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Priya Sharp

Teaching Fellow in Veterinary Clinical Skills

Dr Ioannis Smyrnias

Lecturer in Molecular and Cellular Sciences

Dr Joan Smyth

Head of Veterinary Pathology

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Luisa Soares

Lecturer in Veterinary Clinical Skills

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Professor Falko Steinbach

Professor of Veterinary Immunology

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Dr Dynatra Subasinghe

Lecturer in Small Animal Clinical Practice, Program Leader/Program Director Clinical years (BVMSci Program)

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Emma Tallini

Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Clinical Practice

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Damian Valle

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow

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Dr Andrew Wales

Research Fellow

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Professor Tony Whetton

Professor of Translational Biosystems

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Professor Sarah Wolfensohn

Professor of Animal Welfare

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Dr Arnoud van Vliet

Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Microbiology

Postgraduate researchers

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James Adams

Postgraduate Research Student

Mahbod Entezami profile image

Mahbod Entezami

Postgraduate Research Student

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Francisco Evangelista

Postgraduate Research Student

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Sara Healy

Postgraduate Research Student

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Ben Jones

Postgraduate Research Student

Bonn Lee profile image

Bonn Lee

Postgraduate Research Student

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Dr Ambra Morisi

PhD Candidate

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Claire Oastler

PhD student

Antoine Premont

Postgraduate Research Student

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Louie Scott

Postgraduate Research Student

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Jack Whitehouse

Postgraduate Research Student

Visiting staff

Mohamed AhmedVisiting Research Fellow
Mark AtkinsVisiting Senior Fellow
Stuart CarmichaelVisiting Professor
Javier Castillo-OlivaresVisiting Reader
Karan ChaddaVisiting Researcher
Rebecca DainesVisiting Researcher
Karin DarpelVisiting Lecturer
Silvana Di PalmaVisiting Professor
Matt Dobbs Visiting Fellow
Andy DurhamVisiting Professor
Escalona EbonyVisiting Lecturer 
Mark EvansVisiting Lecturer
Talal FazminVisiting Researcher
Nigel FrenchVisiting Professor
Alfredo Garcia SanchezVisiting Researcher
Simon GrahamVisiting Professor
Vini HenriquesVisiting Worker
Mike HornseyVisiting Researcher
Nicholas JohnsonVisiting Reader
Will JusticeHonorary Research Fellow
Theo KanellosVisiting Professor
Alan KellyVisiting Professor
Benjamin KennedyVisiting Researcher
Alastair MacMillanVisiting Professor
Jai MehatVisiting Researcher
Jo MillingtonVisiting Researcher
Diane NewellVisiting Professor
Emma RaynerVisiting Fellow
Elizabeth RoyallVisiting Researcher 
San SunkaraneniVisiting Senior Fellow
Bernardo Villarreal-RamosVisiting Fellow
Devi Vishna NadarajahVisting Professor
Mark WhiteleyVisiting Professor
Martin WoodwardVisiting Professor
James YeatesVisiting Fellow