People

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 Joanna Aitken

Teaching Fellow in Veterinary Sciences

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Dr Ilknur Aktan

Teaching Fellow in Veterinary Anatomy Programme Lead, Senior Tutor

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Dr Ruth Alafiatayo

Research Fellow in Tropical Animal Health and Innovation

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Dr Vadim Alexeenko

Research Fellow

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Dr Benedetta Amato

Teaching fellow

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Dr Simon Archer

Lecturer in Veterinary Clinical Research

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Bryony Armson

Research Fellow

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Professor Nick Bacon

Professor of Surgical Oncology

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Dr Peter Bates

Associate Tutor

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Dr Shahriar Behboudi

Senior Lecturer in Immunology and Virology

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Dr Martha Betson

Lecturer in Veterinary Parasitology

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Dr Jonathan Betts

Research Fellow

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Melanie Blevins

Teaching Fellow in Small Animal Surgery

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Dr Emma Borkowski

Teaching Fellow in Anatomic Pathology

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Hayley Bruce

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow (VCTF)

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Dr Emma Budd

Research Fellow in Cartilage Biology

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Dr Emma Cathcart

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow

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Dr Mike Cathcart

Director of Clinical Education

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Professor Mark Chambers

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

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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

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Alissa Cooper

Associate Tutor

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Dr Guido Cordoni

Research Fellow in Molecular Microbiology

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Hannah Davies

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow

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Megan Davis

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow

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Dr Charlotte Edling

Research Officer (Molecular Biology)

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Dr Abel Bulamu Ekiri

Research Fellow in Epidemiology

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Cecilia Gath

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow

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Dr Maria Getino

Research Fellow in Microbiology

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Dr Constanza Gomez Alvarez

Head of the Veterinary Biomechanics Laboratory

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Dr Carlos Gonzalez de Cara

Teaching Fellow in Pathology

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Dr Simon Graham

Reader in Veterinary Immunology

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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

Teaching Fellow in Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics

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Sara Healy

Teaching Fellow in Animal Husbandry

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Dr Teresa Hollands

Senior Teaching Fellow in Veterinary Nutrition

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Elaine Horan

Teaching Fellow in Equine Surgery/Clinical Practice

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Dr Daniel Horton

Reader In Veterinary Virology, School Research Director

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Dr Kamalan Jeevaratnam

Head of Department of Veterinary Pre-Clinical Sciences & Programme Director BVMSci

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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 Department of Pathology and Infectious Diseases, Deputy Head of School

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Sean Langton

Senior Teaching Fellow in Anaesthesia

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Dr Diane Lee

Research Fellow B in Infectious Diseases

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Dr Joy Leng

Research Fellow

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Dr Rebecca Lewis

Lecturer in Physiology

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Dr Giovanni Lo Iacono

Lecturer in Biostatistics/Epidemiology

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Dr Tanja Maehr

Research Fellow in Wildlife Disease

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Sophie Mahendran

Teaching Fellow (Production Animal)

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Al Manning

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow

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Robert Ian Mansergh

Technical Research Assistant (Alborada Well Foal Study)

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Dr Charlotte Sophia McCarroll

Teaching Fellow in Veterinary Preclinical Sciences

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Shona Louise McIntyre

Teaching fellow, 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

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Dr Judith Mitchley

Teaching Fellow Professional Skills

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Dr Giovanna Nalesso

Lecturer in Musculoskeletal Biology

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Dr Jaya Luxshmi Nemchand

KTP Associate at The Whiteley Clinic

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Professor Mark Pallen

Vice-Chancellor's 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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Mariette Pilot

Associate Tutor, Neutering Clinic

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Dr Aurore Poirier

Research Fellow in Molecular Microbiology

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Dr Joaquin Prada

Lecturer in Veterinary Epidemiology

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Helen Quasnichka

Research Fellow (Cartilage Biology)

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Dr Sophie Regnault

Teaching Fellow in Veterinary Anatomy

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Emma Robertson

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow

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Sian Rosser

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow (small animal)

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Dr Prashant Ruchaya

Lecturer in cellular and molecular sciences

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Professor Clare Rusbridge

Professor in Veterinary Neurology

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Priya Sharp

Teaching Fellow in Veterinary Clinical Skills

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Dr Ioannis Smyrnias

Lecturer in Molecular Sciences

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Dr Joan Smyth

Head of Veterinary Pathology

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Professor Falko Steinbach

Professor of Veterinary Immunology

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Alexander Stoll

Senior Research Fellow (Veterinary Pathology) and Lead Pathologist for Forensic Veterinary Pathology

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Dr Dynatra Subasinghe

Teaching Fellow in Small Animal Practice

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Emma Tallini

Teaching Staff

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Dr Monika Tchorzewska

Research Fellow in Microbiology

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David Tisdall

Head of Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Senior Teaching Fellow in Production Animal Medicine

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Christopher Trace

Head of Digital Learning

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Dr Andrew Wales

Research Fellow

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Professor Sarah Wolfensohn

Professor of Animal Welfare

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Dr Arnoud van Vliet

Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Microbiology

Visiting staff

NameRole
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
Vini HenriquesVisiting Worker
Mike HornseyVisiting Researcher
Nicholas JohnsonVisiting Reader
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
Mark WhiteleyVisiting Professor
Martin WoodwardVisiting Professor
James YeatesVisiting Fellow