Dr Emily Jefferson, Core Partner for Informatics

Dr Emily Jefferson, Core Partner for Informatics

Dr Emily Jefferson joined the University of Dundee in 2012 and is the Director of the Health Informatics Centre (HIC) Services and Co-Director of the Farr Institute of Medical Informatics Research @ Dundee.

Emily read Biochemistry at the University of St Andrews before moving to attain a PhD in the more computational field of Bioinformatics at the University of Dundee. After a post-doc in Bioinformatics, Emily left academia to work as a Project Director in the banking sector for large software companies. Emily returned to academia to combine an understanding of biological with commercial IT Project Management and Development experience and apply these skills to the field of Health Informatics.