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 group leader at the Wellcome Sanger Institute, and Principal Investigator at the Department of Medicine 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.