I graduated from the University of Manchester in 1992 with a BSc Hons in Cell Biology and went on to study a PhD in the Department of Craniofacial Biology at King's College London. I developed my interests in parasitology at the University of Liverpool as postdoctoral scientist in 1999 and was appointed Lecturer in the Veterinary Parasitology Department, Liverpool School of Tropical Medcine in 2002. Following relocation to the University of Liverpool I was appointed Senior Lecturer in 2002.
Prizes or Honours
- Institute of Infection and Global Health Researcher of the Year (Institute of Infection and Global Health, 2011)
- Early Career Researcher Award (Faculty of Veterinary Science, 2009)