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 Ilknur Aktan

Senior 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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Dr Amin Asfor

Teaching Fellow of Virology and Immunology

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Dr Emily Auger

Teaching Fellow

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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

Teaching Fellow 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

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Dr Carlijn Bogaardt

Research Fellow in Bioinformatics

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Antonia Bomba

Veterinary Teaching Fellow

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Dr Emma Borkowski

Teaching Fellow in Anatomic Pathology

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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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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

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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 Inaki Deza-Cruz

Lecturer in Veterinary Public Health

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Dr Charlotte Edling

Research Officer (Molecular Biology)

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Dr Megan Edwards

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellowveterinary

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Dr Abel Bulamu Ekiri

Lecturer in Infectious Disease Epidemiology

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Professor Noel Fitzpatrick

Professor of Veterinary Orthopaedics

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Dr Brian Gardner

Research Fellow in Computational Biology

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Dr Maria Getino

Research Fellow in Microbiology

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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

Senior Teaching Fellow in Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics

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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

Associate Dean Research and Innovation (FHMS), Reader In Veterinary Virology

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Dr Eva Janouskova

Research Fellow in Mathematical Modelling

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Dr Kamalan Jeevaratnam

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

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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 and Medicine

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Sean Langton

Senior Teaching Fellow in Anaesthesia

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Robert Lawrence

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow

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Dr Diane Lee

Research Fellow B in Infectious Diseases

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Dr Holly Lenaghan

Teaching Fellow in Equine Clinical Practice

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Dr Joy Leng

Research Fellow

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Dr Rebecca Lewis

Lecturer in Physiology

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Esther Lingard

Teaching Fellow in Small Animal Medicine

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Dr Giovanni Lo Iacono

Senior 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 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 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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Karen Moore

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow

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Neerja Muncaster

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow

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Dr Giovanna Nalesso

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

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Cecilia Nettleton

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

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Professor Mark Pallen

Vice-Chancellor's Fellow

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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

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Dr Joaquin Prada

Lecturer in Veterinary Epidemiology

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Emma Robertson

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow

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Dr Issa Robson

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow

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Sian Rosser

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow (small animal)

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Professor Clare Rusbridge

Professor in Veterinary Neurology

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Dr Laura Setyo

Teaching Fellow B in Anatomic Pathology

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Priya Sharp

Teaching Fellow in Veterinary Clinical Skills

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Dr Ioannis Smyrnias

Lecturer in Molecular and Cellular Sciences

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Dr Joan Smyth

Head of Veterinary Pathology

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Luisa Soares

Teaching Fellow in Production Animal Medicine

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Professor Falko Steinbach

Professor of Veterinary Immunology

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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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Damian Valle

Veterinary Clinical Teaching Fellow

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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