USH (University of Southampton) is a Russell Group university. USH is truly international, with students from 100 countries, benefiting from a varied culture. This provides a strong environment for collaborative research, enhanced by cross disciplinary links between its 8 Faculties. Within Biological Sciences, our thematic research groups are Cellular and Molecular Biosciences, Ecology and the Environment, and Neurosciences.

Principal Investigator: Prof. Tom P. Fleming

Tom Fleming
Primary position: Professor of Developmental Biology. Other positions: Head of Developmental Biology Group
BSc Zoology, University of Wales (Swansea); PhD in Cell Biology at University of London, CNAA (South Bank Polytechnic); Demonstrator at University of Keele;
Senior Research Associate at University of Cambridge, Anatomy Department;
Neil Smyth
Primary position: Reader in Development and Cell Biology. Other positions: Principal Investigator (Extracellular matrix). BVSc and PhD (University of Liverpool); Research Fellow (Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology, Martinsried); Lecturer Institute for Biochemistry, (University of Cologne);

Fellow: Pooja Khurana, ESR 4