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Mirela Delibegovic

Professor Delibegovic started her academic career as a University of Edinburgh graduate (1995-1999) in Pharmacology. This led her to conduct her postgraduate studies in Biochemistry at Dundee University (1999- 2003), in the MRC protein phosphorylation unit, which is one of the leading places in Europe for biomedical research.
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diabetes, biochemistry
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Mary Doherty

Mary's research is focused on the application of mass spectrometry to fundamental problems of biological and biomedical relevance. She has developed novel proteomic methods to measure the turnover of individual proteins in cellular and animal systems.She is currently using these strategies to study protein degradation pathways in fields as diverse as cardiovascular science and aquaculture.
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spectrometry, biology, biomedical, Postgraduate Research Development
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Elizabeth Fairley

Elizabeth graduated with an Honours degree in Genetics from the University of Aberdeen and obtained her Ph.D. from the University of Cambridge in 2001 where she worked on Emery-Dreifuss Muscular Dystrophy at the Laboratory of Molecular Biology.
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genetics, molecular biology, enterprise, technology
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Heather Ferguson

Heather Ferguson is a Lecturer in Vector Biology at the University of Glasgow. Her research focuses on the mosquito vectors of malaria. She studied at the Universities of Toronto, British Columbia and Edinburgh before spending several years researching malaria in east Africa
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biology, malaria research
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Duncan Forgan

Duncan is an associate lecturer at the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of St Andrews. From Scone in Perthshire, Duncan attended Perth Academy, and went on to obtain a first-class MPhys (Hons) degree and a PhD in Astrophysics at the University of Edinburgh (which was awarded the Royal Astronomical Society's Penston Thesis Prize).
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astrophysics, astronomy, astrobiology, SETI, public engagement
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Aileen Fyfe

Dr Aileen Fyfe is Reader in Modern British History at the University of St Andrews. She was born in Glasgow, educated at Cambridge, and spent a decade at the National University of Ireland, Galway, before returning to Scotland in 2010.
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history, science, technology
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Alan Gow

Dr Alan J. Gow is a Lecturer in Psychology at Heriot-Watt University. With a background in Psychology, his research focuses on the identification of lifestyle and psychosocial factors that predict successful ageing, primarily cognitive ageing.
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psychology, healthy aging
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Faye Hammill

Faye Hammill is Professor of English at the University of Glasgow, and has previously held posts at Strathclyde, Cardiff and Liverpool Universities. She has a PhD in Canadian literature from the University of Birmingham. Her research is in the field of early 20th-century North American and British literature and print culture.
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English, Literature
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Gareth Harrison

Professor Gareth Harrison is Bert Whittington Chair of Electrical Power Engineering and Deputy Head of the Institute for Energy Systems at the University of Edinburgh. Originally from northwest England he came to Edinburgh as an undergraduate to study Engineering. He continued to a Doctorate before being appointed as a Research Fellow in 2000.
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renewable energy, electricty systems, electronics

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