Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineSchool of Public Health

Visiting Professor



+44 (0)20 7594 3622x.didelot




G30Medical SchoolSt Mary's Campus





I am a visiting professor in statistical epidemiology and genomics from the School of Life Sciences and the Department of Statistics at the University of Warwick. I am also a theme leader of the NIHR Health Protection Research Unit in Modelling MethodologyFor more details about my research interests, please see my personal website.


Didelot X, Geidelberg L, COVID-19 Genomics UK (COG-UK) consortium, et al., 2021, Model design for non-parametric phylodynamic inference and applications to pathogen surveillance., Biorxiv

Helekal D, Ledda A, Volz E, et al., 2021, Bayesian inference of clonal expansions in a dated phylogeny

Knight DR, Imwattana K, Kullin B, et al., 2021, Major genetic discontinuity and novel toxigenic species in Clostridioides difficile taxonomy, Elife, Vol:10, ISSN:2050-084X

Didelot X, Kendall M, Xu Y, et al., 2021, Genomic epidemiology analysis of infectious disease outbreaks using TransPhylo., Current Protocols, Vol:1, ISSN:2691-1299, Pages:1-23

Lassalle F, Dastgheib SMM, Zhao F-J, et al., 2021, Phylogenomics reveals the basis of adaptation of Pseudorhizobium species to extreme environments and supports a taxonomic revision of the genus, Systematic and Applied Microbiology, Vol:44, ISSN:0172-5564, Pages:1-14