Meet the Department Meet the Department

Our team is made up of a range of nutrition researchers from all over the world - professors, scientists and researchers. Click on the globe to see where we all come from.


Aedin Cassidy
Anne Marie Minihane
Michael Muller


Dr Yongping Bao
Dr Colin Kay (Reader)

Research Associates

Dr Amy Jennings
Dr David Vauzour
Dr Peter Curtis
Dr Noemi Tejera-Hernandez
Dr Lindsey Berends
Dr Rachel Gillings
Dr Michael Irvine
Dr Vera Van Der Velpen
Dr Damon Bevan
Dr Anneloes Martinsen
Mr Corbin Griffen

PhD Students

Emily Warner
Michael Smith
Christopher Dacosta
Yin Yu Chu
Peng Lui

Visiting Scientists and Students

Dr Yuqiong Chen - Associated Professor from Huazhong Agricultural University, China
Roisin Drayne - Visiting student from University College Dublin
Alice Moffitt - Visiting student from University College Dublin
Luigina Buongiorno, University of Messina, Italy
Jianshe Wang - Visiting Scientist


Glenn Harden - Technician
Tim Greene - Administrative Assistant
Wei Wang - Technician in Cell Biology