Elected: 2014
Discipline: Cell and Molecular Biology
Professor Robert Harding Insall FRSE

Professor of Mathematical & Computational Cell Biology, University of Glasgow.

Professor Robert Insall has been Senior Group Leader at the Beatson Intitute, University of Glasgow, for over 10 years. His research focuses on how eukaryotic cells move, in particular, how they move in the right direction. Previous roles include Professor and MRC Senior Fellow, School of Biosciences, University of Birmingham; Group Leader MRC Laboratory for Molecular Cell Biology & Lecturer, Department of Physiology, University College London; and SERC/NATO postdoctoral fellow, Johns Hopkins Medical School, Baltimore, USA.