People in the Centre for Targeted Protein Degradation

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The Centre for Targeted Protein Degradation is part of the University of Dundee, one of the leading institutions in Europe for research in Life Sciences. Our staff originate from a broad range of experience levels and backgrounds including those with exceptional track records in industry and academia.  

Learn more about some of our scientists

The core team working on targeted protein degradation at the University is anticipated to grow rapidly as part of the development of CeTPD.

Director

Professor Alessio Ciulli

PA to Professor Alessio Ciulli

Mrs Diane Purves

Ciulli Lab

Adam Bond
4th year Ph.D. student (Medical Research Scotland)

Ryan Casement
4th year Ph.D. student (BBSRC EastBio DTP)

Sarah Chandler
1st Year PhD student (Wellcome Trust Programme) - jointly with Ron Hay

Yuting Cao
1st year Ph.D. student (China Scholarship Council CSC Programme)

Dr Angus Cowan
Post-Doctoral Scientist & Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellow

Conner Craigon
4th Year PhD student (MRC QIBIOMED DTP)

Charlotte Crowe
2nd year Ph.D. student (iCASE MRC QIBIOMED DTP)

Claudia Diehl
Post-Doctoral Scientist & Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellow

Dr Kevin Haubrich
Post-Doctoral Scientist

Dr Oliver Hsia
Post-Doctoral Scientist

Dr Tasuku Ishida
Visiting Scientist

Dr Xingui Liu
Post-Doctoral Scientist & Ono Rising Star Fellow

Dr Manjula Nagala
Post-Doctoral Scientist

Dr Sarath Ramachandran
Post-Doctoral Scientist

Thomas Webb
2nd year Ph.D. student (iCASE MRC QIBIOMED DTP)

PROTAC collaboration with Boehringer Ingelheim (AC-BI Team)

Dr Will Farnaby
Team Leader - Medicinal Chemist/Chemical Biologist

Dr Aileen Frost
Scientist Medicinal/Organic Chemistry

Dr Shakil Khan
Scientist Cell Biology

Dr Giorgia Kidd
Scientist Medicinal/Organic Chemistry

Dr Ross McLennan
Scientist Medicinal/Organic Chemistry

Dr Suzanne O'Connor
Scientist Medicinal/Organic Chemistry

Dr Zoe Rutter
Scientist Structural Biology/Biophysics

Dr Valentina Spiteri
Scientist Structural Biology/Biophysics

Dr Vesna Vetma
Scientist Cell Biology

Dr Claire Whitworth
Project Lead Scientist (Cell Biology)

Dr Andre Wijaya
Scientist Structural Biology/Biophysics

Dr Jeff Wong
Scientist Medicinal/Organic Chemistry

PROTAC collaboration with Almirall (AC-Almirall Team)

Dr Selma Gulyurtlu
Scientist Cell Biology

Dr Jack Robertson
Scientist Medicinal Chemistry/Chemical Biology

Dr Aina Urbina Teixidor
Scientist Organic/Medicinal Chemistry

Dr David Zollman
Team Leader (Structural Biology/Biophysics)

Dr Alena Kroupova
Scientist Structural Biology/Biophysics