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Professor Christine Holt FMedSci, FRS

  • College positions:


  • University positions:

    Professor of Developmental Neuroscience

  • Subject:

BSc in Biological Sciences (Sussex University), PhD in Zoology (King's College, London University)

Awards and Prizes: 
Elected Member of EMBO (2005), Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences (2007), Fellow of the Royal Society (2009). Prize/Medal: Remedios Caro Almela Prize in Developmental Neurobiology (2011). The Ferrier Medal (2016), The Champalimaud Vision Award (2016).

Research interests: 
Wiring the brain. Axon guidance and mRNA-based mechanisms of axon navigation in the developing visual system. Neurodevelopmental disorders and nerve repair.

Teaching interests: 
Part I Neuroanatomy and Part II Neuroscience.

Other interests: 
Wildlife, walking, music, family