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Dr Hugh Jones

Associate Professor, Biomedical Sciences

Telephone number

+44 (0) 1792 295668

Email address

Welsh language proficiency

Fluent Welsh Speaker
Academic Office - 104
First Floor
Institute of Life Science 1
Singleton Campus

About

Hugh Jones, M.A., Ph.D. (Cantab.), is an Associate Professor at Swansea University Medical School, Director of Admissions and Examinations Officer for the Genetics and Biochemistry Board of Studies. After a Biochemistry degree, Ph.D. and Research Fellowship at the University of Cambridge, he moved to Imperial College London for further post-doctoral work in protein engineering.  His research interests are mainly in protein molecular biology, particularly heterologous expression, quaternary structure and folding. He teaches protein structure/function, gene expression and microbiology. He is a member of the Microbiology Society, the Biochemical Society, and the Royal Society of Chemistry. 

Areas Of Expertise

  • Protein molecular biology.
  • Heterologous expression in bacterial systems.
  • Protein quaternary structure and folding.

Career Highlights

Teaching Interests

Protein structure/function, gene expression and microbiology. 

Research

Research interests are mainly in protein molecular biology, particularly heterologous expression, quaternary structure and folding. 

Award Highlights
Hugh Accepting the Medical School University Centenary Award

Swansea University Medical School Centenary Award 2019-20.