Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Infectious Disease

Reader in Molecular Virology



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  • Investigator Award. Characterization of a novel human T-cell lymphotropic virus integrase binding partner: from structure to function., Wellcome Trust, 2015
  • Royal Society Research Grant, Royal Society, 2012

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Member of the Review College, Flanders Research Foundation, 2021 - 2023
  • Member of the Virology Division, Microbiology Society, 2020
  • Member of the Medical Research Club, Medical Research Club, 2018
  • Member of the Biochemical Society, Biochemical Society, 2015
  • Ordinary member of the Society for Medicines Research, The Society for Medicines Research, 2013
  • Ordinary member of the British Crystallography Association, British Crystallography Association, 2012


  • FWO (Fund for Scientific Research, Fonds voor Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek) PhD fellowship, FWO, 2001 - 2005