Focus area: Industry
An interview with Dr Carla Louise Brown
Dr Carla Louise Brown is Founder and Director of Game Doctor, an educational technology company that develops games and apps on STEM and microbiology. Here she tells us about her current role, her greatest achievement and her experience of speaking at the Microbiology Society Annual Conference 2019. She also explains why she is a member of the Society and the importance of engagement.
An interview with Dr Tim Sandle
Dr Tim Sandle is currently Head of Microbiology and Sterility Assurance at Bio Products Laboratory Limited. Here he talks about his role, his area of research and the importance of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) as a health issue.
An interview with Dr Bizhan Pourkomailian
Dr Bizhan Pourkomailian is currently Global Director of Food Safety, Restaurant and Distribution at McDonald’s. Bizhan has been a member of the Microbiology Society for over 20 years.
An interview with Jonathan Lilburn
Jonathan Lilburn is Quality Control Lead at AkzoNobel (Dulux Paints) in Cork, Ireland. Here, he talks about his role, where his interest in microbiology came from and why he joined the Microbiology Society.
An interview with Dr Lena Ciric
Dr Lena Ciric, Senior Lecturer at University College London and member of the Microbiology Society discusses her research into the microbes that live in our buildings, and in water and ventilation systems and how her lab investigates where they are, how they survive and how they interact with surfaces in order to try and find ways to design healthier indoor spaces.
An interview with Bjorn Nielsen
Bjorn Nielsen is Principal Scientist at ALS Environmental UK and a member of the Microbiology Society. In this interview he tells us more about the work he and his company does in the field of water and environmental analysis, and his involvement in standardisation committees.