Emily studied Biological Science at the University of Leeds, where she specialised in cancer and immunology. Before joining the Foundation, Emily worked in the NHS and in the scientific publishing sector. ‘In her spare time she enjoys running, reading and trying out new recipes.
Emily joined us as Grants Officer in April 2020. She helps to deliver our funding competitions, including the Dorothy Temple Cross Scheme and our Changing Policy and Practice Award. She also works with our linked charity, the Africa Research Excellence Fund (AREF), to support the running of the 2020/21 Research Development Fellowships.