Dr Nicola Atkinson
Nicola Atkinson is a Daphne Jackson Fellow at the John Innes Centre in their Metabolic Biology Department.
With a PhD plus six years of industrial experience, Nicola has returned after a career break of 18 years to plant science research.
Nicola’s Fellowship is sponsored by the John Innes Centre and the Biotechnology and the Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC).
Her research project is titled: Genome engineering in wheat for enhanced stress tolerance and is due to finish in 2019.