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Doctoral Fellowship Selection Committee


24 October 2019


5.0 - August 2022


The remit of the Selection Committees is to support the development of the NIHR Doctoral Fellowship scheme, assess applications, interview candidates and make funding recommendations based on quality.

The NIHR Doctoral Fellowship applications are reviewed by our Selection Committee which is reviewed regularly and adjusted in response to need. If you would like to register your interest to join this committee, please complete the expression of interest form.

The interview Committees for the NIHR Doctoral Fellowship is composed from the members listed below.

  • Professor Judith Rankin (Chair), Newcastle University
  • Professor Sonia Saxena (Sub-Chair), Imperial College London
  • Professor Steven Cummins (Sub-Chair), London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
  • Professor Andrea Manca (Deputy Chair), University of York
  • Professor Gordon Taylor (Deputy Chair), University of Exeter
  • Professor Gretl McHugh (Deputy Chair), University of Leeds
  • Professor Andrew Hayward, University College London
  • Professor Andy Husband, Newcastle University
  • Professor Anne Forster, University of Leeds
  • Professor Ashley Adamson, Newcastle University
  • Professor Catherine Exley, Newcastle University
  • Professor Charles Hutchinson, University of Warwick
  • Professor Cynthia Iglesias, University of York
  • Professor Elizabeth Meins, University of York
  • Professor Gary Collins, University of Oxford
  • Professor Glyn Lewis, University College London
  • Professor Gregory Lip, University of Liverpool
  • Mr James Kinross, Imperial College London
  • Professor Jayne Woodside, Queen's University, Belfast
  • Professor Jenny Myers, University of Manchester
  • Professor Marilyn James, University of Nottingham
  • Professor Mike Crawford, Imperial College London
  • Professor Nigel Hoggard, University of Sheffield
  • Professor Paul Brocklehurst, Bangor University
  • Professor Paul Leeson, University of Oxford
  • Professor Pearse Keane, University College London
  • Dr Phil Shackley, University of Sheffield
  • Professor Richard Riley, Keele University
  • Professor Robert Meadows, University of Surrey
  • Professor Ruth Harris, Kings College London
  • Professor Steven Jones, Lancaster University
  • Dr Victoria Cornelius, Imperial College London