Meet our members
The Science helping us understand our world.
The Microbiology Society flourishes on the diversity of its membership. Through a series of interviews, we have found out more about some of the individuals who make up our network of members.
Read about some of the career highlights, personal experiences and benefits individuals have experienced since joining the Society.
Honorary Membership is offered by the Society Council to distinguished microbiologists who have made a significant contribution to the science.
Professor Laura Bowater discusses why she chose to become a microbiologist, her biggest professional achievement and why it is important to get involved with the Microbiology Society.
Dr Mark Webber talks about his current area of research, the role of scientists and microbiologists tackling Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) as well as how he came about becoming a microbiologist.
Dr Jessica Hedge talks about how her research has helped tackle antimicrobial resistance (AMR), her aspirations for the future and how her career as a research scientist has helped her along this path.