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Professor Jonathan Wastling

Last updated: 06 September 2023

Professor Jonathan WastlingProfessor Wastling is Deputy Vice-Chancellor at Brunel University, London. He is a Professor of Infection Biology specialising in human and animal infectious diseases with a long-standing interest in food security

He is a Professor of Infection Biology with over 30 years of experience working on the biology of human and animal pathogens where his research has focussed on host-pathogen interactions, vaccine and drug development.  Professor Wastling has previously served on advisory bodies in the area of animal health, welfare and food security and is an Editor of Parasitology.  He has a keen interest in the role of higher education in international development, previously serving for six years as a Government appointed Commissioner at the UK Commonwealth Scholarship Commission and as Chair of Awards Policy

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