Dr Matthew TaylorDr Matthew Taylor

Lecturer in Immunology

Location: Rm 311A, Ashworth Laboratories

Telephone: +44 (0) 131 651 3626
Fax: +44 (0) 131 650 5450
Email: Matthew.Taylor@ed.ac.uk

I was awarded a five-year MRC Career Development Award in December 2006 to set up my own research group here in the Institute of Immunology and Infection Research, and I gained a lectureship in 2012. If you are interested in my work then please take a look at my research interests and publications.

CV

University of Edinburgh (2001 – current)

  • Lecturer in Immunology (2012 – current)
  • MRC Career Development Fellow (2006 – 2012)
  • Post Doctoral Fellow (2001 – 2006)

University of British Columbia (2000 – 2001)

  • Post Doctoral Fellow

University of Manchester (1996 – 2000)

  • Wellcome Trust Prize PhD student

Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil (1996)

  • Research Assistant

University of Glasgow (1995)

  • Research Assistant

Yaibari Ornithological Station, Yamal Peninsula, Russia (July 1993, June –July 1994)

  • Research Assistant

University of Edinburgh (1992 – 1995)

  • BSc (Hons) Biological Sciences (Immunology)

Fellowships:

  • MRC Career Development Fellowship (December 2006 –November 2011), University of Edinburgh
  • Human Frontier Science Program Short Term Travel Fellowship (April –July 2006). Regulatory T cells in human filariasis (with Prof. Achim Hoerauf, University Clinic Bonn).

Teaching:

  • Honours project supervisor, University of Edinburgh
  • PhD co-supervisor for Henry McSorley, ‘TGF-β homologues of parasites, inducers of immune regulation?’, September 2004 –September 2007, Institute for Immunology and Infection Research, University of Edinburgh, UK
  • Peterhouse School, Maronderra, Zimbabwe, May 1992 –July 1992,
    Junior Master
  • Aditi International School, Bangalore, India, September 1991 –April 1992, Assistant Teacher