Faculty of Medical Sciences

Staff Profile

Professor Caroline Austin

Professor of Molecular Biology


Current External Roles and Responsibilities

Treasurer of British Society For Cell Biology. 

Athena SWAN panel member. 


Past External Roles and Responsibilities 

Member of MRC non clinical career development  panel.

Member of MRC Newton Fund Panel

Pool member of BBRSC panel.

UKEMS committee member. 


Current Memberships of Learned Societies 

British Society for Cell Biology

Royal Society for Biology


Past Memberships of Learned Societies 



Biochemical Society 




Postgraduate Supervision

18 PhD students submitted their PhDs within the 4 year deadline.

list of past students http://www.staff.ncl.ac.uk/caroline.austin/CAAPastGradStudents.html


Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research Programme Grant (LLR)
Breast Cancer Campaign (BCC)



Enquries from exceptionlly able, highly motivated and hard working post graduate and post doctoral scientists who have their own funding and a genuine interest in my area of research are welcome.

The University requirements for english language qualification can be found at http://www.ncl.ac.uk/postgraduate/international/requirements/tierfourvisa.htm

The online application form can be found at http://www.ncl.ac.uk/postgraduate/apply/form/