Paul Hoskisson

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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.

Paul’s research is focussed on the synthesis of antibiotics and the evolution of pathogens, using a range of techniques from molecular biology and biochemistry through to mathematical modelling and image analysis. He is a Council member of the Society for General Microbiology and chairs their Communications Committee.

Working Group: Research the Headlines


Areas of Interest
Cell and Molecular Biology
University of Strathclyde
Key words
Microbiology, Evolution, Antibiotics, Science communication

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