School of Biomedical, Nutritional and Sport Sciences

Staff Profiles

Dr Michele Sweeney

Lecturer

Background

Qualifications

BSc. (Hons) Physiology major - University College Dublin, Ireland

Ph.D. - Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology, University College Dublin, Ireland


Previous Positions

2007-2013: Senior research associate, Reproductive and Vascular Biology Group, Newcastle University

2006-2007: Grants and publications research associate, Academic Department of Radiation Oncology, The University of Manchester

2003-2006: Research Associate, Maternal and Fetal Health Research Centre, The University of Manchester

2001-2003: Postdoctoral Research Scientist, Department of Physiology and Cellular Biophysics, Columbia University, NY, USA

1999-2001: Postgraduate Researcher, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA

1998-1999: Postdoctoral research assistant, Department of Human Anatomy and Physiology, University College Dublin, Ireland


Membership

The Physiological Society

Teaching

Module leader

CMB1004  Cell Biology

PSC2026  Cardiovascular Systems for Pharmacologists

PSC2017  Strand Leader, Cardiovascular Physiology


Other courses

PSC1002  Physiology

BMS2013  Practical and Presentation Skills in Biomedical Sciences

CMB2002  Cell and Molecular Biosciences

CMB2003  Molecular Medicine

CMB3001  Project supervisor


Other roles

Personal tutor and phase 1 advisor

Co-ordinator Biomedicine Plus Program

Member of School Social Media Group


Publications