Administrative Activities

Director, Centre for Immunity, Infection and Evolution (2011- )

Head of Institute,Institute for Immunology and Infection Research (2014-2017)



Elected Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences (2018)

Sanofi-Institut Pasteur international laureate for research excellence in tropical and neglected diseases (2015)

Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit award (2014)

Elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh (2014)

Elected Fellow of the Society of Biology (2013)

C. A.Wright medal of the British Society for Parasitology (2008)


External activities

Wellcome Trust Interview panel core member (2014-)

Joint Editor-in Chief: Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology(2010-)

Editorial Advisory Board:Molecular Microbiology(2012-)

Editorial Advisory Board:Eukaryotic Cell(2008-)

Vice Chair (2010) and Co-Chair (2012), Gordon Research Conference on ‘Host-Parasite Interactions.’, Rhode Island, USA




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