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Dr Karen McGregor

Trust Manager

Phone: Work: 01483 68 9166
Room no: 16 BB 03

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Karen gained a PhD in microbiology from the University of Western Australia before moving to the UK for a postdoctoral position at the University of Dundee. She has since worked at Imperial College London and held a lectureship at the University of West London for 6 years. In 2010 Karen became Grants and Careers Officer at the Society for General Microbiology. Karen has two young children.

Karen joined the Trust as Trust Manager in September 2014 and uses her broad experience of higher education,  equality and diversity issues and professional development training to support current and future Daphne Jackson Fellows. She works closely with Katie Perry, Chief Executive, to deliver the Trust's strategic aims and to extend the Trust's reach. Karen is in the office Tuesday-Thursday.