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If you have any queries regarding our responsive mode priorities, please use this contact list:

Contacts for responsive mode priorities

Strategic priority area Responsive mode priority Contact Email Phone
Agriculture and food security Animal health Sadhana Sharma sadhana.sharma@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413099
Agriculture and food security Combatting antimicrobial resistance Sian Rowland sian.rowland@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413113
Agriculture and food security Food, nutrition and health – Nutrition Mary Travers mary.travers@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 442195
Agriculture and food security Food, nutrition and health – Food safety Sian Rowland sian.rowland@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413113
Agriculture and food security Food, nutrition and health – Nutritional enhancement Theresa Meacham theresa.meacham@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413190
Agriculture and food security Reducing waste in the food chain Sian Rowland sian.rowland@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413113 
Agriculture and food security Sustainably enhancing agricultural production Amanda Read amanda.read@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 414665
Bioscience for health Combatting antimicrobial resistance Sian Rowland sian.rowland@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413113
Bioscience for health Food, nutrition and health – Nutrition Mary Travers mary.travers@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 442195
Bioscience for health Food, nutrition and health – Food safety Sian Rowland sian.rowland@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413113
Bioscience for health Food, nutrition and health – Nutritional enhancement Theresa Meacham theresa.meacham@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413190
Bioscience for health Healthy ageing across the lifecourse Louisa Jenkin louisa.jenkin@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413352
Industrial biotechnology and bioenergy Bioenergy: generating new replacement fuels for a greener, sustainable future Michael Booth michael.booth@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 418013
Industrial biotechnology and bioenergy New strategic approaches to industrial biotechnology Colin Miles colin.miles@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413359
Industrial biotechnology and bioenergy Combatting antimicrobial resistance Sian Rowland sian.rowland@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413113
Exploiting new ways of working Data driven biology Michael Ball michael.ball@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413282
Exploiting new ways of working Synthetic biology Ceri Lyn-Adams ceri.lyn-adams@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413206
Exploiting new ways of working Systems approaches to the biosciences Ceri Lyn-Adams ceri.lyn-adams@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413206
Exploiting new ways of working Technology development for the biosciences Ailidh Woodcock ailidh.woodcock@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413319
Partnerships The replacement, refinement and reduction (3Rs) in research using animals Lydia Darragh lydia.darragh@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413386
Partnerships Welfare of managed animals Lydia Darragh lydia.darragh@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413386
Partnerships Global Food Security Programme Riaz Bhunnoo riaz.bhunnoo@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 442194
Partnerships Healthy ageing across the lifecourse Louisa Jenkin louisa.jenkin@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413352
Partnerships Energy Michael Booth michael.booth@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 418013

If you have any queries regarding areas of science within BBSRC remit, please use this contact list:

Science area contacts

Science area Contact Email Phone
Ageing Louisa Jenkin louisa.jenkin@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413352
Agriculture Andy Noble andy.noble@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413225
Agri-engineering and precision agriculture Theresa Meacham theresa.meacham@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413190
Animal diseases (excluding FBZ and TSEs) Sadhana Sharma sadhana.sharma@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413099
Animal welfare Lydia Darragh lydia.darragh@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413386
Anti-microbial resistance Sian Rowland sian.rowland@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413113
Aquaculture Lydia Darragh lydia.darragh@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413386
Bioenergy Colin Miles colin.miles@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413359
Bioimaging Ailidh Woodcock ailidh.woodcock@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413319
Bioinformatics and e-Science Michael Ball michael.ball@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413282
Cell biology Colin Miles colin.miles@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413359
Crop science Theresa Meacham theresa.meacham@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413190
Developmental biology Louisa Jenkin louisa.jenkin@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413352
Diet and health (humans) Mary Travers mary.travers@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 442195
Ecosystems including agri-ecosystems Amanda Read amanda.read@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 414665
Environmental science Debbie Harding debbie.harding@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 414653
Epigenetics Louisa Jenkin louisa.jenkin@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413352
Facilities – Sequencing Ceri Lyn-Adams ceri.lyn-adams@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413206
Facilities – Computing Michael Ball michael.ball@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413282
Facilities – STFC based Colin Miles colin.miles@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413359
Food security Andy Noble andy.noble@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413225
Food waste Sian Rowland sian.rowland@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413113
GM Theresa Meacham theresa.meacham@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413190
Horticulture Theresa Meacham theresa.meacham@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413190
Industrial biotechnology Colin Miles colin.miles@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413359
Insect pollination Debbie Harding debbie.harding@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 414653
Livestock production Andy Noble andy.noble@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413225
Immunology Sadhana Sharma sadhana.sharma@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413099
Microbial food safety (inc TSEs) Sian Rowland sian.rowland@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413113
Microbiology Sian Rowland sian.rowland@bbsrc.ac.uk  +44 1793 413113
Multi-Scale Biology Ceri Lyn-Adams ceri.lyn-adams@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413206
Nanotechnology Ailidh Woodcock ailidh.woodcock@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413319
Neuroscience and behaviour (including human psychology) Sarah Plowman sarah.plowman@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 442196
Nutritional enhancement of crops/animals and food Theresa Meacham theresa.meacham@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413190
Omic’s technologies: genomics, proteomics and metabolomics etc. Ceri Lyn-Adams ceri.lyn-adams@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413206
Pharmaceuticals Ben Sykes ben.sykes@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 414676
Plant science (including trees) Debbie Harding debbie.harding@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 414653
Regenerative biology Stephanie Williams-Blackwell stephanie.blackwell@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413219
Soil science Debbie Harding debbie.harding@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 414653
Stem cells Stephanie Williams-Blackwell stephanie.blackwell@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413219
Structural biology Feodora Rayne feodora.rayner@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 414693
Sustainable intensification of agriculture and food Amanda Read amanda.read@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 414665
Synthetic biology Ceri Lyn-Adams ceri.lyn-adams@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413206
Systematics and taxonomy Amanda Read amanda.read@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 414665
Systems biology Ceri Lyn-Adams ceri.lyn-adams@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413206
Technology and methods development Ailidh Woodcock ailidh.woodcock@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413319
The 3 Rs (replacement, reduction and refinement of animals in research) Lydia Darragh lydia.darragh@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413386
Urban agriculture Theresa Meacham theresa.meacham@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413190
Water – and interface with agriculture Andy Noble andy.noble@bbsrc.ac.uk +44 1793 413225