Profile of Dr Katie Hansel
Katie Hansel is a Senior Scientist in the High Throughput Screening Automation team at AstraZeneca. The team ensures delivery of automated high throughput screens to AstraZeneca drug projects and academic collaborators, with a focus on the design, construction, and data management of the robotics and high-throughput systems. Prior to this Katie was a post-doc at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm working in a High-Throughput Phenotypic Screening lab and she conducted her PhD in Biomaterials at Imperial College London, where she focused on cell interactions with their microenvironment. At undergraduate level Katie studied Chemistry at Oxford and her Masters project was in Computational and Organic Chemistry.