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Richard joined the CEU in October 2012 as Senior Project Manager for International Studies and now has the role of Head of Operations. The Operations Group, led by Richard, encompasses project management of some the CEU’s major projects, management of the CEU’s portfolio of grants, laboratory work and sample management, and human resources.
Richard received a BSc in Biochemistry from the University of Birmingham in 2000 and went on to work in the Department of Developmental Genetics at the Medical Research Council, National Institute for Medical Research. In 2003 Richard moved to the Medical Research Council Prion Unit at the Institute of Neurology, working within the Transgenic Group in the Department of Neurodegenerative Diseases. Richard moved to the Sanger Institute in 2009 to take the position of Transgenic Group Leader, working primarily on the Mouse Genetics Project which aims to further understanding of gene function and the role genes play in disease.