Group Members

Dr Roberta Azzarelli (post-doctoral research associate, 2016-)
experimental research on pancreatic organoids, based at the Cambridge Stem Cell Institute and the Hutchison MRC Research Centre

azzarelli

Dr Lemonia Chatzeli (post-doctoral research associate, 2017-)
experimental research on stomach tumour models based, at the Cambridge Stem Cell Institute

chatzeli

Catherine Dabrowska (Cambridge Cancer Cancer PhD student, supervised jointly with Dr Joo-Hyeon Lee, 2017-)
experimental research on lung tumour models, based at the Cambridge Stem Cell Institute

dabrowska

Dr David Jorg (post-doctoral research associate, 2015-)
theoretical research on the dynamics of cell fate during tissue development, maintenance and cancer, based at the Cavendish Laboratory and the Gurdon Institute

jorg

Dr Adrien Hallou (post-doctoral research associate, 2017-)
experimental research on molecular basis of cell fate choice in the oesophagus and skin epidermis, based at the Cambridge Stem Cell Institute and Gurdon Institute

hallou

Dr Seungmin Han (Human Frontiers Science Program Postdoctoral Research Fellow, 2016-)
experimental research on the maintenance and repair of the stomach corpus, based at the Cambridge Stem Cell Institute and theoretical work based at the Gurdon Institute

han

Dr Tom Hiscock (post-doctoral research associate, joint with Dr John Marioni, 2017-)
theoretical and computational research on single-cell approaches to study the developing embryo, based at the Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute and the Gurdon Institute

hiscock

Daniel Kunz (Wellcome Trust 4-year PhD student, supervised jointly with Dr Sarah Teichmann, 2017-)
theoretical and computational research, based at the Cavendish Laboratory and Sanger Institute

kunz

Jamie McGinn (Wellcome Trust 4-year PhD student, supervised jointly with Dr Maria Alcolea, 2016-)
experimental research on postnatal development of the oesophagus, based at the Cambridge Stem Cell Institute

mcginn

Dr Min Kyu Yum (post-doctoral research associate, 2017-)
experimental research on tumorigenesis of the gastrointestinal tract, based at the Cambridge Stem Cell Institute

yum

Dr Hayden Selvadurai (post-doctoral research associate, 2017-)
experimental research on development of the cerebellum and medulloblastoma, based at the Gurdon Institute and the Hutchison MRC Research Centre

selvadurai

Prof Ben Simons (Herchel Smith Professor of Physics)
theoretical and experimental research on stem cell and developmental biology, based at the Cavendish Laboratory, the Gurdon Institute and the Cambridge Stem Cell Institute

simons

Dr Magdalena Sznurkowska (post-doctoral research associate, 2017-)
experimental research on pancreas development, based at the Cambridge Stem Cell Institute

sznurkowska



Former Group Members

Dr James Acton (former PhD student, JJ Thomson Studentship, 2001-2005)
Co-Director, Nuclear Policy Program and a senior fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Washington DC, USA

james

Prof Dr Alexander Altland (former PDRA, 1996-97)
Professor, Institute of Theoretical Physics, Cologne, Germany

alex

Dr Joe Bhaseen (former PDRA, 2007-2012)
Lecturer, TSCM Group, Department of Physics, King's College London and Acting Director of the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Cross-Disciplinary Approaches to Non-Equilibrium Systems (CANES)

joe

Dr Gareth Conduit (former PhD student, 2007-2009)
Royal Society University Research Fellow, Cavendish Laboratory TCM, Department of Physics, University of Cambridge
Co-founder of Intellegens, a company set up to develop and commercialise novel Artificial Intelligence software for drug discovery and material design.

gareth

Dr Edouard Hannezo
(former PDRA, Trinity College Junior Research Fellow and Sir Henry Wellcome Postdoctoral Fellow, 2014-2016)
Group Leader, Institute of Science and Technology, Vienna, Austria

Hannezo

Dr Juergen Fink (former PhD student and PDRA, supervised jointly with Dr Bon-Kyoung Koo, 2013-2016, 2016-2017)
Chief Operating Officer and co-founder of CamBioScience Limited, a company providing training courses in life science technologies for professionals in academia and industry

juergen

Dr Philip Greulich (former PDRA, 2013-2016)
Lecturer, Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Southampton

greulich

Dr Chris Hindley (former PDRA, 2014-2016)
Research Associate in the Translational biology group of Astex Pharmaceuticals

hindley

Dr Arkady Izyumov (former PhD student, Trinity College Scholarship, 1996-1999)

gareth

Prof. Allon Klein (former PhD student and Junior Research Fellow, Magdalene College, 2007-2009)
Assistant Professor of Systems Biology, Department of Systems Biology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA

allon

Dr Dmitry Kovrizhin (former PDRA, 2013-2014)
EPSRC Advanced Research Fellow, Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, University of Oxford

juergen

Dr Teresa Krieger (former PhD student, jointly supervised with Dr Rick Livesey, 2012-2015)
German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany

teresa

Dr Austen Lamacraft (former PhD student, Trinity College Scholarship, 1999-2002)
University Reader, Cavendish Laboratory TCM, Department of Physics, University of Cambridge

rob

Dr Francesca Marchetti (former PhD student and PDRA, 2000-2002, 2002-2006)
Associate Professor at the department of Theory of Condensed Matter, Universdad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain

francesca

Dr Crystal McClain (former PDRA, 2013-2016)
Postdoctoral research fellow, University of Colorado Denver - Anschutz Medical Campus, Denver, USA

crystal

Samuel Melton (former visiting student)
PhD Student, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology & School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, USA

melton

Professor Julia Meyer (former visiting student, 2000-2001)
Professor, Universite Grenoble-Alpes, Grenoble, France

julia

Dr Rob Moir (former PhD student, JJ Thomson Studentship, 1999-2003)
Scientific Consultant, Innovia Technology, Cambridge

rob

Dr Sebastian Muller (former PDRA, 2006-2007)
Senior Lecturer, School of Mathematics, University of Bristol

sebastian

Dr Joaquin de Navascues (former PDRA, 2011-2012)
Group Leader, Cardiff Cancer Research UK Centre, Cardiff, Wales

joaquin

Dr Charles Offer (former PhD student, JJ Thomson Studentship, 1997-2001)

offer

Dr Steffen Rulands (former PDRA and Herchel Smith Fellow, 2013-2016)
Group Leader, Max Planck Institute for Complex Systems, Dresden, Germany

steffen

Dr Alex Silver (former PhD student, 2007-2011)

silver

Dr Igor Smolyarenko (former PDRA, 1997-2003)
Lecturer, Department of Mathematics, University of Brunel

sebastian

Dr Axel Steuwer (former MPhil student, 1996-1997)
Administrative Director, Research Support Services, University of Malta, Malta

sebastian

Dr Damian Taras-Semchuk (former PhD student, 1994-1998)
former Global Lead, Structured Credit Modelling at Credit Suisse

damian

Dr Julia Tischler (former PDRA jointly with Prof. Azim Surani, 2015-2017)
Laboratory of Stem Cell Bioengineering, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland

tischler

Dr Gen Zhang (former PhD student, 2009-2015)
Quant Research, G-Research

gen