Hugh Mulvey

Personal photo - Hugh Mulvey

Doctoral Student at the Doctoral Training Centre

Rex Richards Building, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3QU


University of Oxford (2017- ) DPhil student on Interdisciplinary Bioscience DTP

University of Cambridge (2012-2015) BA Hons Natural Sciences (Plant Sciences)

Research Experience

Research assistant in Prof. Ken Shirasu's lab at Riken, Japan

Investigated the signalling mechanism between parasitc plants and their host, which induces haustorium formation.

Undergraduate final year project in Prof. Julian Hibberd's lab

Studied the bundle sheath preferential expression of Arabidopsis MYB76, and provided insight into its developmental regulation.

Summer student in Prof. Elliot Meyerowitz's lab at The Sainsbury Laboratory, Cambridge

Cloned the Arabidopsis ALF4 gene and built numerous constructs to study the role of this gene in graft formation. Supervised by Dr Charles Melnyk.

Other Interests

Football, Ultimate Frisbee, Travelling