Advisory Board Member

Professor Jane Mellor

PhD, Professor of Epigenetics, Department of Biochemistry, Oxford University

Jane read bacteriology and virology at the University of Manchester and got her PhD from the University of Reading. She started her career as a post doctoral research scientist at the University of Oxford. She then moved on to become a research fellow at Wolfson and Exeter colleges, Oxford University. In 1989, she became the Wellcome Trust senior research fellow in basic biomedical science. Her teaching career started in 1991 and to date she has tutored and supervised more than 20 graduate students gaining their DPhil degrees. Jane has published more than 70 articles in peer reviewed journals and in 2008 was made the first professor of epigenetics at the Oxford University.