Northern Institute for Cancer Research

Staff Profile

Dr Scott Walker

Research Associate


My postdoctoral research focuses on  investigating the functional significance of kinase inhibitors in prostate cancer progression. This has Included the evaluation of a panel of pre--‐clinical antagonists, assessing compound potency in an array of molecular and phenotypic  cellular assays.


Invited Seasonal Lecturer in Pharmacology, delivering hour-­long lectures to a body of four

hundred first year students at the University of Newcastle.

Pharmacology and Cell Biology Seminar Leader, delivering hour-­long seminars to small

groups of 30 students at the University of Newcastle.

PhD, Masters and Undergraduate Supervisor providing supervision, training and pastoral care

for students at the University of Newcastle