Dr. Audrey Duncanson Science Portfolio Manager, Molecular and Physiological Sciences, Science Funding

Audrey Duncanson is a Senior Portfolio Developer within Science Funding at the Wellcome Trust. Her role is to help develop and implement strategic funding initiatives in genetics, genomics and the molecular sciences and to oversee the portfolio in these areas. After receiving a BSc (Hons) in Molecular Biology and a PhD from the Department of Genetics, University of Glasgow, Audrey went on to postdoctoral studies in fly neurodevelopment at the Department of Genetics, University of Leicester. Her current responsibilities include the Wellcome Trust Case Control Consortium, the UK10K sequencing project and the H3Africa Consortium.