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MRC DiMeN Doctoral Training Partnership

Discovery Medicine North

DTP governance

The DiMeN management board spans the four partner universities. It includes training leads and student representatives from each institution, ensuring student experience and development is a priority.

Management Board

Membership:

Professor Steve Renshaw (DTP director)

Dr Martina Daly (academic lead, Sheffield)

Dr Paul Marshall (academic lead, Leeds)

Professor John Kirby (academic lead, Newcastle)

Professor Graham Kemp (academic lead, Liverpool)

Dr Andy Furley (academic deputy, Sheffield)

Professor Alan Berry (academic deputy, Leeds)

Dr Alison Tyson-Capper (academic deputy, Newcastle)

Professor Julian Hiscox (academic deputy, Liverpool) 

Dr Lucy Lee (training lead, Sheffield)

Dr Sandrine Soubes (training lead, Sheffield)

Jennifer Rivas Perez (training lead, Leeds)

Dr Richy Hetherington (training lead, Newcastle)

Steve Bickerstaff (training lead, Liverpool)

Four student representatives

Dr Emily Goodall (DTP Manager)

Programme benefits

  • A breadth of training opportunities from single molecules to the patient
  • 24 fully funded studentships each year
  • Cutting edge technologies and state-of the-art facilities to deliver world-class results