Research at GEE

GEE is a vibrant research department comprising more than thirty members of staff and research fellows. Our research is supported by extensive external funding from research councils and charities.

Research Themes

Research in the Department falls under a number of overlapping themes. Please click on the headings below to explore our work and the research interests of individual staff members.

right_arrow.gif Biodiversity and Environmental Biology
right_arrow.gif Biology of Ageing
right_arrow.gif Computational Biology
right_arrow.gif Evolutionary Genetics
right_arrow.gif Evolution and Development
right_arrow.gif Human Genetics and Human Evolution
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Jürg Bähler:genome regulation, yeast, gene expression, genetic variability and networks

Lazaros Foukas: cell signalling, metabolic regulation, mammalian ageing, age-related disease

David Gems: ageing, worms

Judith Mank:  Computional Biology; Evolutionary Genetics

Paola Oliveri: evo-devo, gene networks, sea urchin

Linda Partridge: evolutionary genomics, genetics of ageing, Drosophila

Andrew Pomiankowski: sexual selection, genomic imprinting, gene networks, evolutionary genomics

Max Reuter: phenotypic and genomic evolution, gene expression, fruitfly

Eugene Schuster: gene regulation, ageing, functional genomics, bioinformatics

Astrid Wingler: plant biology, plant metabolism, senescence, stress response

See also UCL Systems Biology


Research Facilities

In their work, GEE researchers can rely on the services of a number of in-house facilities, both within GEE and within UCL. These comprise state-of the art omics analyses centres and high-performance computing, as well as a field station.

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Research Centres

GEE is home to and member of a number of intra- and inter-institutional research institutes and centres. These organisations regroup researchers with shared interests in ageing, human genetics, mathematical modelling or ecology and evolution within GEE, UCL and the wider London academic landscape.

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