Press Office

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We have world leading experts in a range of fields, to find an expert please contact the Press Office:

Tel: + 44 (0) 191 208 7850
Email: press.office@ncl.ac.uk

Experts List

Dr Quentin Anstee
Clinical Senior Lecturer & Consultant Hepatologist

Expertise: liver disease, Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7012 (work)
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Professor Helen Berry
Dean of Postgraduate Studies

Expertise: British History, women's history, gender history

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 5562 (work)
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Professor Mark Birch-Machin
Professor of Molecular Dermatology

Expertise: Skin cancer, Genetics of skin cancer, Pigmentation, Skin colour, Tanning, Sunburnt DNA, Mitochondrial DNA UV rays, Photoageing Anti-oxidants in cosmetics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5841
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Dr Lynne Corner
Director of Engagement, Faculty of Medical Sciences

Expertise: Dementia, Demographic change and ageing

Lynne Corner

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 1309 (work)
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Professor Richard Davies
Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Engagement and Internationalisation

Expertise: Fracking, unconventional oil and gas, fossil fuels, carbon capture and storage, well blowouts

Richard Davies

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 6058/5060 (work)
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Dr Martin Farr
Senior Lecturer in Modern and Contemporary British History

Expertise: politics, governments

Martin Farr

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5077
Mobile: +44 (0) 7939 227 631

Professor Hayley Fowler
Professor of Climate Change Impacts

Expertise: Climate change, Hydrological extremes, Changing patterns of rainfall in the UK

Hayley

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 7113 (work)
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Professor Sugata Mitra
Professor of Educational Technology

Expertise: Self-organised learning environments (SOLEs), School in the Cloud, educational technology for remote and rural areas, Hole in the Wall (HIW) experiment

Sugata

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 222 6560
Mobile: +44 (0) 7949 1175 57

Professor Paula Moynihan
Prof of Nutrition & Oral Health

Expertise: Diet and dental health, diets of older people

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8241 (work)
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Professor Herbie (David) Newell
Professor of Cancer Therapeutics

Expertise: Cancer research, new cancer treatments

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4401 (work)
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Professor Jenny Read
Professor of Vision Science

Expertise: 3D stereo vision; 3D television and cinema, Insect vision

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 7559 (work)
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Professor Chris Seal
Prof of Food & Human Nutrition

Expertise: Effect of diet on health and diseases, with a particular focus on the role of wholegrain foods; Fruits and vegetables in cardiovascular disease prevention

Prof Chris Seal - expert profile

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7650
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Professor Phil Taylor
Professor of Electrical Power Systems

Expertise: Smart grid technology, Energy storage for electrical distribution networks, Energy storage system management

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4800 (work)
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Professor Roy Taylor
Director of Newcastle Magnetic Resonance Centre

Expertise: Type 2 diabetes, clinical diabetes, magnetic resonance spectroscopy, retinopathy

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 1152 (work)
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Professor Mark Tewdwr-Jones
Professor of Town Planning

Expertise: Town planning, planning permission, planning inquiries. Infrastructure development, long term forecasts. Land and housing development. Politics and government.

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 86020
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Professor Michael Trenell
NIHR Senior Research Fellow & Director, MoveLab

Expertise: Diabetes, physiology, exercise, physical activity, lifestyle change, disease prevention, chronic disease management, weight management, sleep, lifestyle, mobile health, mHealth, digital health

Mike Trennell

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6935
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