Dr Ewan Harrison

Director of Data Sciences

Dr Ewan Harrison is Director of Data Sciences and a Deputy Director for COG-UK. Dr Harrison is also a Career Development Fellow at the Wellcome Sanger Institute, and a Senior Research Associate at the Department of Medicine and Honorary Senior Fellow in the Department of Public Health and Primary Care, both at the University of Cambridge. He completed his PhD at the University of Leicester on the genomics and pathogenesis of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in 2009, supported by a Medical Research Council Studentship. His post-doctoral work at the University of Cambridge focused on the analysis of MRSA populations in animals and humans and tracking the transmission of MRSA in healthcare facilities.