Dr Cordelia Langford, FRSB | Director of Science Operations

Langford, Cordelia

As Director of Scientific Operations I lead the delivery of all of our Scientific Operations and high-throughput platforms to provide invaluable data and resources that are vital to delivering our world leading science. Our platforms continually evolve and develop to embrace new technologies and adapt to the ever-changing demands of bold new scientific challenges.

I believe in driving a committed team with a culture that embraces innovation and collaboration. In this role I provide oversight and direction to a team of 300 people, which involves balancing a longer term strategic viewpoint with ensuring day to day operational delivery. I also contribute to the strategic leadership of our organisation as a member of the Board of Management.

Langford, Cordelia
Cordelia's Timeline
2017

Director of Scientific Operations

2015

Head of Scientific Customer Relations

2011

Head of DNA Pipeline Operations

2009

Head of Genome Analysis Pipelines at the Sanger Institute

2003

Head of Microarray Facility at the Sanger Institute

1999

Microarray Facility Manager at the Sanger Institute

1994

Graduate Research Assistant in Molecular Cytogenetics at the Sanger Institute

1993

Research Technician in Human Molecular Cytogenetics at the Cambridge University Department of Pathology

1991

Scientific Officer in Cytogenetics at the BBSRC Babraham Institute

1988

Assistant Scientific Officer in Immunology at the BBSRC Babraham Institute

1985

Research Assistant in Clinical Oncology at the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology