The Marvellous Microbes Team 2019! From l to r - Ben, Caroline, Rebecca, Steve, Lisa, Liam, Michelle, Matt and Reyme (and Ivan, Joyce and Vicki)
Current Thomas lab
Michelle Rudden - EU funded PDRA Victoria Springthorpe - BBSRC funded PDRA Benjamin Willson - BBSRC funded PDRA. Laura Clarke - BHF funded PDRA on project led by Prof. Jennifer Potts Lisa Miller - EPSRC funded PDRA (based on Anne-Duhme Klair's lab)
Joyce Barrett - DeTox project manager. Reyme Herman - Research assistant
Emily Flack - EPSRC PhD student (with Martin Fascione) Ivan Gyulev - BBSRC iCASE PhD student with Green Biologics Ltd. Rebecca Hall - BBSRC White Rose DTP PhD student (with Jamie Wood) Caroline Pearson - BBSRC White Rose DTP PhD student (with Marjan van der Woude) Aritha Dornau - BBSRC iCASE PhD student with Wilson Steam (with Prof. Simon McQueen Mason) James Robson - BBSRC iCASE PhD student with Clearfleau (with Dr. James Chong). Liam Chapman - BBSRC White Rose DTP PhD student (with Prof. Jen Potts) Matthew Rose - iBioIC iCASE PhD student (with Unilever)
April 2017 at Microbiology Society meeting in Edinburgh. Pej, Emm, Gavin, Bryony, Ivan, Caroline, Liam, Aritha, Rebecca, Michelle and Sophie
April 2016 at Microbiology Society meeting in Liverpool. From left to right. Aritha, Gavin, Bryony, Sophie, Caroline, Emm, Rebecca, Pej, Con and Ivan.
December 2014 (after Caua's leaving lunch). Gavin, Dan, Caua, Sophie & Kaz.
November 2013. From left to right. Rosanna Hennessy, Chris Carrick, Kazuki Iikuka, Dan Bawdon, Con Drousiotis, Henrique Neves and Gavin Thomas.
Lab photo outside Heslington Hall after lunch in Heslington to celebrate Abbas getting a postdoc position at the John Innes Centre in June. From left to right: Amna Afzal, Abbas Maqbool, Gavin Thomas, Daniel Bawdon, Vashek Stemberk. Fatima took the picture :-).
Lab photo December 2011 (on Nadine's last day). From left to right. Gavin Thomas, Dan Bawdon, Abbas Maqbool, Nadine Grutser, Miranda Smith, Katie Norville.
Lab photo Jan 2011 (from left to right). Abbas Maqbool, Dan Bawdon, Chris Mulligan, Gavin Thomas, Sandy Macdonald, Rosie Dixon, Catherine Hall, Ka To, Kris Moore.
Lab photo Jan 2010. Back row (left to right), Chris Mulligan, Elisabeth Schwab, Abbas Maqbool, Gavin Thomas, Adam Hopkins. Front row (left to right) Katharina Graupner, Judith Hawkhead, Megan Roberts, Sophie McKenna, Sandy Macdonald, Chris Carrick.
Thomas lab pic Summer 2008. From left to right: Kathy Lau, Adam Hopkins, Juduth Hawkhead, Sandy Macdonald, Chris Mulligen, Gavin Thomas, Abbas Maqbool, Jan Weber, Ruth Hunter.
The first Thomas lab photo circa 2003 - Raju Misra (the first Thomas lab PhD student), Wolfgang Reindl and Gavin.
Recent members of the Thomas lab
Dr. Bryony Ackroyd - now at AstraZeneca Dr. Sophie Rugg - now at Fujifilm Diosynth Biotech. Dr. Constantinos Drousiotis. PDRA in Biology. Dr. Kazuki Iizkua - returned to USA. Pejvak Moghimi - started PhD in London. Dr. Daniel Bawdon - head of strain development at Invista, Teesside. Caua Westmann - returned to Brazil to complete undergraduate studies. Dr. Rosanna Hennessy - Assistant Professor at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark. Dr. Chris Carrick - complete PhD Summer 2014. Henrique Neves - Science without Borders students & later student technician. Fatima Nadat - Completed MSc by research in 2013. Now PhD student in Leeds. Nadine Grutser - Visiting Master's student from University of Cologne. Dr. Abbas Maqbool - currently PDRA in Mark Banfield's lab at the John Innes Centre, Norwich Dr. Vashek Stemberk - current training as clinical fellow in the NHS. Dr. Sandy Macdonald - Product developer, Pimoroni, Sheffield. Chloe Murtin (visiting student from Lyon, France) Mrs Judith Hawkhead- research technician in Biology Dr. Christopher Mulligan - Lecturer in Biochemistry, University of Kent. Dr. Marcus Fischer (YSBL with Prof. Rob Hubbard) - PDRA in Brian Shoichet lab in San Francisco, USA. Dr. Adam Hopkins - now research leader at Demuris in Newcastle. Dr. Emmanuele Severi - scientist in Phico Therapeutics in Cambridge. Rejoining the lab in Jan 2016. Dr. Richard Horler - PDRA at the John Innes Centre, Norwich. Dr. Raju Misra - now Senior Scientist - Bioinformatics, Proteomics and Genomics at the Health Protection Agency.