- Group Leader, Computational Biology and Integrative Genomics
- Principal Investigator, Cancer Research UK and European Research Council
- Academic Lead for Bioinformatics
After a Masters Degree in Theoretical Physics from the University of Turin, Francesca completed her PhD in Physics and Mathematical Modelling at the Institute of Cancer Research, University of London. She then undertook a postdoctoral research fellowship in Mathematical Modelling and Biostatistics at the Gray Cancer Institute, London, before joining the Medical Sciences Division, University of Oxford, first as a postdoctoral research fellow in Bioinformatics / Biostatistics, then as Group Leader of Computational Biology and Integrative Genomics.
In addition to her research work, she teaches at national and international Masters Courses and Advanced Schools, is a member of national and international panels, including REF-2021, and acts as bioinformatics and biostatistics advisor for genomics clinical research studies.
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