Programme Leader Science
Linda graduated with a first class degree in Applied Microbiology and later went on to study for a PhD.
She has worked as a research assistant to Professor Sir Alex Markham at ICI Diagnostics in genetic science and stem cell research.
In 2005, Linda joined B&FC and is now Programme Leader for Higher Education Science. She is passionate about helping students develop research skills to drive projects and dissertations.
• cell biology
• molecular biology
Qualifications and Accolades
• First class honours in Applied Microbiology from Strathclyde University
• PhD in MRC Protein Phosphorylation and Ubiquitylation with Professor Sir Philip Cohen
• ICI Diagnostics
• ICI Pharmaceuticals
• Manchester University
• Member of the Royal Society of Biology (RSB)
• Committee member of the North West Branch of the RSB
I chose B&FC because of its commitment to students from the local community and beyond.
“Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them.” - Albert Einstein