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Group Members

  • Group Photo, Summer 2018
     group 2018 [more pictures below]
  • Professor Richard Napier; Group leader
  • Dr Justyna Prusinska; Post-doctoral researcher. Funded by Dow AgroSciences to examine novel auxin herbicides [maternity leave]
  • Dr Charo del Genio; Visiting academic. Mathematician, molecular dynamics.
  • Dr Gaurav Singh; Visiting academic fellow, Science and Engineering Research Board, Department of Science and Technology, Government of India. Project; Structure and function of PIN proteins
  • Dr Martin Kubes; Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellow. Starting 01 August 2018. Project; Structure and function of PIN proteins.
  • Fangfang Zhang; PhD student jointly supervised by Prof Alex Cameron. Project; Structure and function of PIN proteins
  • Sireethorn Tungsirisurp; PhD student funded by The Leverhulme Trust. Jointly supervised by Prof Rachel O'Reilly (Chemistry). Project; Aptamer-based nanosensors for auxin
  • Xinghao Zhou; PhD student jointly supervised by Prof Alex Cameron. Project; The structure and function of PIN proteins

Recent graduations and leavers:

  • Dr Veselina Uzunova; BBSRC post-doctoral researcher. Thermodynamics and the mechanism of auxin binding.
  • Dr Mussa Quareshy; BBSRC and MIBTP-funded research student. Congratulations! PhD awarded 2017. Project; Drug discovery for novel auxins. - View Mussa Quareshy's LinkedIn profile View Mussa Quareshy's profile 
  • Dr Victor Quan; MOAC-supported PhD student jointly supervised with Prof Rachel O'Reilly and Dr Vas Stavros in Chemistry. Congratulations! PhD awarded 2017. Project; Self-assembling, porphyrin-containing polymers
  • Alex Fullwood; PhD student jointly supervised with Dr Christophe Corre. Project; Binding of natural metabolites to bacterial transcriptional repressors as tools for synthetic biology
  • Dr Li, Jun; Visiting academic fellow from Nanjing Agricultural University, PR China. Expertise; Resistance to auxin herbicides

    Group Photo 2017
    Napier group 2017








  • Justyna's maternity leaving party
    Justyna party