Dr Paul Bevan, MBCS
Head of Core Software Services
My remit is to provide core Software service in terms of operational and project support to the Wellcome Sanger Institute, Wellcome Genome Campus and External scientific partners.
I head Core Software Services which encompasses: the Core Sanger Web Team; Core Bioinformatics (CoreBio); SoftWare Action Team (SWAT) and the Decipher Web Team at the Sanger Institute. I am involved mainly in the day to day service provision and maintenance of the 75 plus public domains at the Sanger Institute including www.sanger.ac.uk. The team also support the internal web infrastructure for the Sanger Institute and Wellcome Genome Campus.
Prior to this I was a research scientist working in the Departments of Medical Genetics and Clinical Biochemistry at the University of Cambridge where I had two major research interests: Receptor Tyrosine Kinase Signal Transduction and Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease.
During my time at Cambridge I was webmaster for the Departments of Medical Genetics and Clinical Biochemistry as well as webmaster of the Cambridge Institute for Medical Research website.
Start of the Deciphering Developmental Disorders Study https://www.ddduk.org/
Start of the Decipher project https://decipher.sanger.ac.uk/
Started at the Wellcome Sanger Institute in Web and IT
Postdoctoral researcher in Department of Medical Genetics, University of Cambridge
Postdoctoral researcher in Department of Clinical Biochemistry, University of Cambridge
Postdoctoral researcher at McGill University, Montreal, Canada
Awarded PhD in Medical Biochemistry
Awarded BSc in Applied Biochemistry
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