The Oxford Team
CRUK Oxford Centre is managed and delivered by a talented team of dedicated individuals. To contact any member of the Oxford Team please email email@example.com
Professor Gillies McKenna
Professor McKenna is the Director of the CRUK Oxford Centre and he is leading the centre forward to achieve the vision of multi-disciplinary research to drive the development of Precision Cancer Medicine.
Professor Adrian Harris
Professor Harris oversees the Research Committee, which ensures the Centres investments in infrastructure and networking are strategically, efficiently and transparently distributed.
Dr Ester Hammond
As the Centre Engagement Lead, Dr Hammond is an ambassador and advocate for the Centre’s public engagement activities. She also supports the development of the engagement strategy by ensuring the team is consistently updated on scientific activities across the Centre.
Dr Claire Bloomfield
As the Strategic Planning Lead, Dr Bloomfield advises and supports the Centre’s academic leadership in the development and long-term planning of the Centre’s research strategy. Dr Bloomfield oversees a team delivering on the design and execution of projects to enhance the future strategic developments of cancer research in Oxford.
Dr Kirsten Emmert
Kirsten takes care of the Centre’s training activities including the DPhil Prize Studentships and our Clinical Research Training Fellowships. Her aim is to increase training opportunities for early career researchers and improve existing structures.
Ms Charlotte Richards
Charlotte is working to increase interaction between the Cancer Research UK Oxford Centre and supporters to aid Cancer Research UK’s life saving work, through a variety of engagement activities including lab tours and open evenings. Her role is to help local cancer communities engage with and gain a greater understanding of our local research in Oxford.