Dorothy Hawkins is a third year DTP student. She featured on the BBC Look North (Yorkshire) news on 20th April 2020. In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, Dorothy and her colleagues at The University of York have stepped up to the challenge. They are working at top speed to try and better understand the … Read more
This is something a bit different! Dorothy Hawkins was short-listed for the 2019 “Dance Your Ph.D.” contest, sponsored by AAAS and Science.
Alex Holmes is a second-year White Rose DTP student at the University of Leeds and volunteers as a Pint of Science team leader for the ‘Our Body’ strand. She works at the interface of structural, computational and chemical biology, using these techniques to study a family of membrane proteins and their potential druggability.
About me I graduated with an Mbiochem. from the University of Oxford where I completed three years broad biochemistry before choosing a practical Masters project with Professor John Vakonakis. Here, I used crystallography and biophysics to study malaria – host interactions. This secured my interest in both infectious disease and structural biology which was echoed … Read more