Our team

BRAIN Unit brings together experts from Cardiff University, Swansea University, Bangor University and the NHS.

Our BRAIN Unit collaborators span a wide range of expertise from basic stem cell biology and advanced brain imaging to rehabilitation, social care, public health and health economics.

Directors

 

Professor William Gray
Director
William Gray is a Professor of Functional Neurosurgery at Cardiff University's School of Medicine.
Professor Anne Rosser
Deputy Director
Anne Rosser is a Professor of Clinical Neurosciences at Cardiff University's School of Biosciences.

Principal Investigators

Professor Yves Barde
Principal Investigator
Professor Monica Busse
Principal Investigator
Professor Vincenzo Crunelli
Principal Investigator
Professor Stephen Dunnett
Principal Investigator
Professor Parisa Eslamboldchilar
Principal Investigator
Dr Khalid Hamandi
Principal Investigator
Professor Kerry Hood
Principal Investigator
Professor Derek Jones
Principal Investigator
Professor Mike Kerr
Principal Investigator
Dr Emma Lane
Principal Investigator
Professor Paul Morgan
Principal Investigator
Ana Palazon
Principal Investigator
Professor Mark Rees
Principal Investigator
Professor Neil Robertson
Principal Investigator
Dr Mark Wardle
Principal Investigator

Administration and management

Dr Laura Bunting
BRAIN Research Manager
Belinda Gunning
NRU Research Nurse Manager
Dr Samantha Loveless
Research Technician

Research associates

Dr Eirini Messaritaki
Research Associate
Dr Mark Postans
Research Associate

Unit members

Dr Seo-Kyung Chung
Professor Angus John Clarke
Dr Lisa Evans
Dr Andrew E. Fry
Professor Martyn Hill
Dr Owain Howell
Professor Meng Li
Dr Tom Margrain
Professor James Morgan
Dr Nils Muhlert
David Murray
Peter Roberts
Ann Sivapatham
Professor Phil Smith
Dr Valentina Tomassini
Dr Nigel Williams