Advisory Board

Our advisory board oversee our programmes and activities, and contribute to our strategic plans

Chris Taylor

Professor Chris Taylor

Associate Vice President for Research

Chris' research interests are in computer vision and medical image analysis with a central interest in developing generic methods to underpin practical applications in medicine, industry & commerce.

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Professor Carole Goble

Professor in School of Computer Science

Carole Goble is Professor of Computer Science at The University of Manchester. She is Principal Investigator of the myGrid, BioCatalogue, myExperiment and SEEK projects.

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Professor Iain Buchan

Director of the Health eResearch Centre

Iain's background is in Medicine, and alongside medical training, with intercalation in Pharmacology, he studied Statistics and Informatics. As an undergraduate in the late 1980s he wrote statistical

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Professor Robert Stevens

Head of the School of Computer Science

Robert is the Head of the School of Computer Science at The University of Manchester & a Professor of Computer Science in the Bio-Health Informatics Group.

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Professor Rachel Gibson

Professor of Political Science

Rachel Gibson joined the University of Manchester as Professor of Politics in the Institute for Social Change December 2007. In 2016 she was appointed as Director of the Cathie Marsh Institute.

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Professor Douglas Kell

Professor of Bioanalytical Science

Douglas is Professor of Bioanalytical Science in the School of Chemistry and has been a pioneer in many areas of computational biology and experimental metabolomics.

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Nick Higham

Professor Nicholas Higham

Richardson Professor of Applied Mathematics

Nick Higham is Richardson Professor of Applied Mathematics in the School of Mathematics, University of Manchester. His degrees (BA 1982, MSc 1983, PhD 1985) are from the University of Manchester, and

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