The exceptional quality of research in the School of Life and Health Sciences (LHS) has been confirmed in the latest Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) results – with research in Allied Health Professions and Studies ranked 5th out of 97 UK higher education institutions. 94% of our research was rated as being internationally excellent or world leading.
Key members of teaching staff on this course:
Professor Roslyn Bill who joined Aston University in 2002. She is the Associate Dean for Research for the School of Life and Health Sciences, and Professor of Biotechnology. Her research focus is the pivotal role membrane proteins play in cellular functions.
Dr Ann Vernallis whose main research interest is in cytokines and other mediators of inflammation. She collaborates with Prof Peter Lambert and others on the host response to bacteria infection and the therapeutic potential of tetracyclines to reduce inflammation.
Meet the whole Biology team.