Dhanya K. Cheerambathur

Dhanya is a Sir Henry Dale Fellow at the Wellcome Centre for Biology. Dhanya obtained her PhD in Cell and Developmental Biology from the University of California, Davis in the lab of Jonathan Scholey and later moved to University of California, San Diego to pursue her postdoctoral studies with Arshad Desai. She has been at the University of Edinburgh since May 2018.

Helena Crellin

Helena completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Manchester, before joining the lab in October 2018 as a Research Assistant. She is currently investigating the role of polarity proteins during neuronal development.

Mattie Green

Mattie has an MSc in integrative neuroscience from the University of Edinburgh, and joined the lab in November 2018 as a Research Assistant. She is researching the role of kinetochore proteins in establishing C. elegans nervous system architecture.

Vasilis Ouzounidis

Vasilis obtained his undergraduate degree at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, before joining the lab in October 2019 as a Research Technician. He is currently studying the role of Microtubule Organizing Center (MTOC) proteins during neurodevelopment.


Nicole Rogers – Erasmus Student, Ludwig-Maximilians University, Munich, Germany

Emilia Foster – Undergraduate Honours Student – 2019

Oscar Heald – Undergraduate Honours Student – 2019