The programme is led by PI Dr Louise Allcock and Co-PI Prof Mark Johnson from the National University of Ireland, Galway, with a formal collaboration with Prof Bill Baker, a world leading natural products chemist from University of South Florida.
The team also comprises at the National University of Ireland Galway:
- 2 postdoctoral researchers: Dr Claire Laguionie-Marchais (deep sea biology, ecology, modelling, conservation) & Dr Ryan Young (natural product chemistry)
- 1 postgraduate student: Robert Nesbitt (natural product chemistry)
Several collaborators are also involved: Sylvia Soldatou (NUIG and USF), and Fiona Kearns (USF) and Prof Olivier Thomas (NUIG) all in natural product chemistry.