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Sheppard Lab, University of Bath, September 2017
From left to right: Evangelos Mourkas, Guillaume Méric, Jess Calland, Sion Bayliss, Emma Sproston,
Sam Sheppard, Zilia Muñoz-Ramírez, Ben Pascoe, 3 Mallard ducks (Anas platyrhynchos)

Principal Investigator
Samuel K. Sheppard, Professor in Microbiology, Director of Bioinformatics

Faculty
Ben Pascoe, Milner Genomics Centre Manager | Lecturer

Researchers
Sion Bayliss, MRC CLIMB system administrator | Postdoc
Grant Futcher, Research Assistant

PhD students
Jessica Calland, PhD student
Evangelos Mourkas
, PhD student
Emily Rudolph
, PhD student
Hugh White, PhD student co-supervised with Dr Ben Raymond (University of Exeter)

Project Students
Will Bonney, BSc student in Biology (University of Bath); 2019
Sarah Roberts, BSc student in Biology (University of Bath); 2019
Ben Jenkins, BSc student in Biology (University of Bath); 2019
Abigail Rosselli, BSc student in Biology (University of Bath); 2019

Visiting researchers
Guillaume Méric
, Visiting Research Fellow (2018-present)
Georgina Smith, MSc student from Hartpury University (2019)
Sabrina Hepner, PhD student from Ludwig-Maximilians University, Bavarian Health and Food Safety Authority (LGL) (2019)

Alumni and past visitors

2019 | Wontae Hwang, visiting scholar from the University of Seoul, S. Korea; 2019 | Guillermo Salvatierra Rodríguez, visiting PhD student from the Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia (UPCH) (Peru); 2018 | Bonnie Allen, BSc student in Biology (University of Bath); 2018| Harry Wickenden, BSc student in Biology (University of Bath); 2018 | Joseph Ryder, BSc student in Biology (University of Bath); 2018 | Rowan Halls-Kass, BSc student in Biology (University of Bath); 2018 | Charlotte Lefevre, MSc student in Biology (University of Bath); 2018 | Danielle Deuker, MSc student in Biology (University of Bath); 2018 | Sunny Smith, MSc student in Biology (University of Bath); 2018 | Dr Mohamed Elhadidy, Associate Professor from Mansoura University (Egypt); 2018 | Sylwia Banaszkiewicz, Visiting PhD student from Wrocław University of Environmental and Life Sciences (Poland); 2017-2018 | Dr Emma Sproston, Visiting research fellow; 2017-2018 | Zilia Muñoz-Ramírez, Visiting PhD student from ENCB (Mexico City, Mexico); 2017-2018 | James Baker, BSc student in Biology (University of Bath); 2017-2018 | Sophie D’Arcy, BSc student in Biology (University of Bath); 2017-2018 | Patrick Hooper, BSc student in Biology (University of Bath); 2017-2018 | Jessica Oatley, BSc student in Biology (University of Bath); 2016-2017 | Dr Amandine Thépault, visiting PhD student from ANSES (Ploufragran, France); 2016-2017 | Dr Diego Flórez Cuadrado, Visiting PhD student from the Complutense University of Madrid, Spain; 2017 | Diana Espadinha, Visiting PhD student from ITQB NOVA, Oeiras, Portugal; 2017 | Dr Karina Frahm Kirk, Visiting MD/PhD from Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark; 2017 | Dr Gabriel Rossi, Visiting vet/PhD student (from São Paulo State University, Brazil); 2016 | Håkan Johansson, Visiting PhD student (Linnaeus University, Kalmar, Sweden); 2013-2017 | Dr Leonardos Mageiros; PhD student at Swansea University [Currently postdoctoral researcher at the University of Bath with Prof. Ed Feil]; 2013-2017 | Dr Susan Murray; PhD student at Swansea University [Currently postdoctoral researcher at Uppsala University with Dr Lionel Guy]; 2015-2016 | Dr Elvire Berthenet; PhD student at Swansea University; 2015-2016 | Nattinee Kittiwan; visiting vet/PhD student from Chiang Mai University, Thailand; 2015-2016 | Dr Phacharaporn Tadee (née Boonkhot); visiting vet/PhD student from Chiang Mai University, Thailand; 2015-2016 | Hannah Evans; BSc student in Medical Genetics at Swansea University; 2015-2016 | Justine Challis; BSc student in Medical Genetics at Swansea University; 2012-2016 | Dr Tom Wilkinson; lecturer at Swansea University; 2014-2016 | Prof Tom Humphrey; professor at Swansea University; 2015 | Guislaine Zoller; visiting engineering student from ENSTBB (Bordeaux, France); 2014-2015 | Jake Ireland; BSc student in Medical Genetics at Swansea University; 2014-2015 | Lucy Swithenbank; BSc student in Medical Genetics  at Swansea University; 2012-2014 | Dr Caroline L. Monteil; INRA Postdoctoral Fellow/ Visiting researcher [Currently postdoctoral researcher at French National Centre for Scientific Research]; 2013-2014 | Ryan Bowen; BSc student at Swansea University; 2010-2014 | Dr Emma Trantham; PhD student co-supervised with Dr. Tristan Cogan (University of Bristol); 2012-2014 | Dr Koji Yahara; visiting Researcher, JSPS Postdoctoral Research Fellow [Currently Senior Investigator at the Antimicrobial Resistance Research Center, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Japan]; 2013-2014 | Kasonde Chibelushi; BSc student at Swansea University; 2010-2012 | Dr Rose E. Jeeves; Postdoctoral Research Assistant [Currently Project Team Leader at Public Health England]; 2012-2013 | Dr Alicia Torralbo Montoro; Visiting PhD student from Universidad de Córdoba (Spain); 2012-2013 | Huw Barton; BSc student at Swansea University; 2012-2013 | Nathan Jones; BSc student at Swansea University.