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Department of Biosciences

Academic Staff

Prof PJ Hussey

Professor in the Department of Biosciences
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 33 41335
Fax: +44 191 334 1201
Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Science) in the Faculty of Science
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 33 41017

Contact Prof PJ Hussey (email at p.j.hussey@durham.ac.uk)

Biography

Patrick J. Hussey is the Professor of Plant Molecular Cell Biology at the University of Durham. He received his PhD in Biology from the University of Kent at Canterbury in association with the John Innes Centre in Norwich. After postdoctoral work at the University of Minnesota and the John Innes Centre, he took up a lectureship in Royal Holloway University of London where he was awarded a Personal Chair in 1999. He moved to the University of Durham in 2000. His main interest is in the structure, function and regulation of the plant cytoskeleton and its potential role in biotechnology.

Research Groups

  • Durham Centre for Bioimaging Technology
  • Durham Centre for Crop Improvement Technology
  • Molecular Plant Sciences

Research Interests

  • Actin associated proteins
  • Microtubule associated proteins
  • Novel design of herbicides and herbicide resistance
  • Plant cytoskeleton
  • Signalling to the cytoskeleton

Publications

Chapter in book

Journal Article