People

Sheppard Lab, The Scallop Shell, Bath, October 2019
From left to right: Evangelos Mourkas, Sam Sheppard, Jess Calland, Emily Rudolph, Sion Bayliss, Ben Pascoe, Sabrina Hepner
On the table: Fish and Chips (the original)

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

Faculty
Ben Pascoe, Milner Genomics Centre Manager | Research Fellow

Researchers
Sion Bayliss, Software engineer | Postdoctoral reseacher
Evangelos Mourkas, Postdoctoral researcher
Grant Futcher, Research Assistant

PhD students
Jessica Calland, PhD student
Emily Rudolph, PhD student
Billy Monteith, PhD student (sponsored by Folium)
Hugh White, PhD student co-supervised with Dr Ben Raymond (University of Exeter)

Project Students
Tom Lawrence, MSc student in Biology (University of Bath); 2020
Huma Chishti, BSc student in Biology (University of Bath); 2020
Will Bonney, 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)

 

Alumni and past visitors

Jaspreet Mahindroo, PhD student from PGIMER, Chandigarh, India (2020) | Sabrina Hepner, PhD student from Ludwig-Maximilians University, Bavarian Health and Food Safety Authority (LGL) (2019) | Georgina Smith, MSc student from Hartpury University (2019) | Sarah Roberts, BSc student in Biology (University of Bath); 2019 | Ben Jenkins, BSc student in Biology (University of Bath); 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 Monash with Prof. Kat Holt]; 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.