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Fiona Henriquez

Fiona is a Reader in Parasitology and leads the Infection and Microbiology Research Group within the Institute of Biomedical and Environmental Health Research at UWS. She is focused on leading high quality interdisciplinary research, teaching and mentoring early career researchers and PhD students in the area of Infectious Disease, Immunology and Biomedical Science.
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Louise Horsfall

Dr Louise Horsfall is a Senior Lecturer in Biotechnology at the University of Edinburgh. Louise believes that biotechnology has the potential to transform manufacturing by using waste as a feedstock, rather than it being an end product.
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Synthetic Biology, Industrial Biotechnology, Resource Efficiency, Sustainability
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Paul Hoskisson

Dr Paul A Hoskisson is a senior lecturer in Microbiology at the University of Strathclyde. Paul obtained his PhD from Liverpool John Moores University in 2002, followed by post-doctoral positions at the John Innes Centre and the University of Aberdeen. He established his own research group at the University of Strathclyde in 2007.
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Microbiology, Evolution, Antibiotics, Science communication
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Wenxuan Hou

Wenxuan Hou is Professor and Chair in Corporate Finance at the University of Edinburgh Business School. His research interests cover corporate finance and governance, business ethics and financial markets.
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Finance, Corporate Governance, Business Ethics, Legal Institutions and Culture, Emerging Markets, Capital Markets
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Rachael Jack

Dr. Jack is a Reader in the Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow. Her work focuses on human social communication – i.e., how people transmit and decode signals (e.g., facial expressions) for social interaction – with particular focus on cross-cultural communication.
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facial expressions, emotion, perception, social interaction, psychophysics
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Allison Jackson

Allison Jackson has been the Executive Director of the Scottish Universities Life Sciences Alliance (SULSA) since 2016, where she works to promote strategic collaboration between life sciences researchers across Scotland, to ensure the sectors ongoing global competitiveness.
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life sciences, policy, researcher development, research funding, strategic partnerships
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Olof Johansson

Olof Johansson is a Royal Society of Edinburgh/BP Trust Research Fellow in the School of Chemistry at the University of Edinburgh. His research group uses recent advances in ultrafast laser techniques, which have made it possible to explore magnetic interactions on unprecedented timescales, and apply these to study magnetisation dynamics in molecular materials.
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Chemical physics, femtosecond lasers, molecular magnets, nanomaterials, spectroscopy and dynamics, public engagement
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Debora Kayembe

Ms Debora Kayembe was called to the RDC Bar in September 2000. As principal of Debora Kayembe MITI, Lawyer- Linguist, she focuses on matters involving legal, Political, language issues as well as Human Rights and International Law.
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law, lingusitics, human rights, refugees, international criminal law
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Asimina Kazakidi

Dr Asimina Kazakidi is a Lecturer in Biofluid Mechanics at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, and an awarded Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellow. Her research involves the modelling and simulation of complex real-world physiological and biofluid mechanics problems.
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biofluid mechanics; computational fluid dynamics; aquatic propulsion; cardiovascular flows; biomedical engineering; paediatrics
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Laura Kelly

Laura Kelly is senior lecturer in the history of health and medicine at the University of Strathclyde. She currently holds a Wellcome Trust research fellowship for a project on the history of contraception in modern Ireland.
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History of medicine, Medical education, Activism, Contraception, Birth control, Reproductive rights
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Maiwenn Kersaudy-Kerhoas

Maïwenn Kersaudy-Kerhoas is an engineer who develops miniaturised devices for rapid clinical diagnostics. Her research is focused on sample preparation and in particular on the transformation of blood samples using microfluidic techniques.
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Engineering, Pre-analytics, Microfluidics, Point-Of-Care, Lab-On-Chip
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Christine Knight

Dr Christine Knight is Wellcome Trust Senior Research Fellow in Science, Technology & Innovation Studies at the University of Edinburgh. Her research focuses on contemporary food history and culture, especially nutrition and dietary advice.
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Food, Nutrition, Diet, National identity, Scotland, Media
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Alice König

Alice König is a Senior Lecturer in Classics at the University of St Andrews. She is involved in all aspects of higher education, from teaching and examining to research and outreach. A passionate Latinist, she works on the literature and culture of different communities within the Roman Empire, and was awarded a Leverhulme Research Fellowship in 2012 for a project on the Roman author and statesman Julius Frontinus.
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Classics, Latin, intellectual history, literature, cultural interactions, education
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Theodore Koutmeridis

Dr Theodore Koutmeridis is a Senior Lecturer in Economics at the Adam Smith Business School at the University of Glasgow, where he co-ordinates the "Behaviour, Structure and Interventions" interdisciplinary research network. He holds a PhD in Economics from Warwick University where he was a Royal Economic Society Junior Fellow and an Onassis Scholar.
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wage inequality, market failures, economics of crime
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Lesley Lancaster

I am a leading young researcher in thermal ecology and biogeography, with particular expertise in understanding how anthropogenic habitat modification affects species distributions and the evolutionary process.
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Climate change, entomology, freshwater resources, agricultural pests, thermal ecology, biogeography
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Aude Le Guennec

Fashion Anthropologist, Aude Le Guennec is the Director of Fashion Studies at the School of Textiles and Design, Heriot-Watt University. From her academic background and first career as a curator, Aude has developed a specific interest in fashion as a way to inform the society.
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Anthropology, Fashion, childhood studies, material culture, sociology, heritage
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Ian LeBruce

Ian LeBruce is a director of Ignite Your Brand, an Edinburgh Marketing company. In 2013, he founded Cappuccino Ads, an environmentally friendly advertising service which now runs across the UK.
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Entrepreneurship, Social Business, Digital, Technology, Sustainability
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Vicky Long

Vicky is Senior Lecturer in Health History at Glasgow Caledonian University and Deputy Director of the cross-institutional Centre for the Social History of Health and Healthcare. Awarded a PhD at Warwick University in 2004, her research examines the role of different organisations in the formation of healthcare policy and practice, and is driven by contemporary debates.
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healthcare, mental health, occupational health, modern history, disability
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Victoria Loughlan

Victoria Loughlan is a Head of Performance Team for the Scottish Government. She designs and delivers interactive and visual ‘big picture thinking’ sessions for senior officials. These sessions focus on addressing key policy challenges, teasing out their interdependencies, and situating them in their global context.
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strategy, government, big picture thinking, international relations
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Leslie James Mabon

Dr Leslie Mabon is a Reader in Environment and Society at Robert Gordon University. His research focuses on governing complex environmental issues, where what is scientifically and technically appropriate has to be balanced with social and cultural considerations.
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climate change adaptation; environmental governance; interdisciplinarity; Japan; qualitative research; Taiwan
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Churnjeet Mahn

Churnjeet Mahn is a Senior Lecturer and Chancellor’s Fellow in English at the University of Strathclyde. Her primary interest is in writing about margins and border-crossings, from travel writing to accounts of migration and displacement.
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heritage, travel, literature, migration, sexuality, race

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