Honorary Senior Lecturer in Virology and President of Research-Aid Networks, University of Kent

Dr Jeremy Rossman is an Honorary Senior Lecturer in Virology in the School of Biosciences and the President and Founder of the NGO, Research-Aid Networks. Dr Rossman conducts collaborative interdisciplinary research on the molecular biology of Ebola and influenza viruses, international epidemic responses, evidence-based humanitarian aid and science education.

He received a PhD in Emerging Infectious Diseases from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (Bethesda, Maryland, USA) for his studies on T lymphocyte signal transduction (2006). Following his PhD, he conducted postdoctoral research with Prof Robert Lamb at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, USA) where he investigated the mechanisms of influenza virus budding (2006-2011).

Experience

  • 2019–present
    President, Research-Aid Networks
  • 2016–present
    Senior Lecturer in Virology, University of Kent, School of Biosciences
  • 2011–2016
    Lecturer in Virology, University of Kent, School of Biosciences

Education

  • 2006 
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, PhD in Emerging Infectious Diseases