The department of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation is a research-led department engaged in internationally competitive research.  It brings together basic and clinical scientists with established strengths in four main areas:

Microbial Sciences

Respiratory Sciences



The department is well funded from a range of sources including the MRCBBSRC,  The Wellcome Trust,  the European Commission, UK charities, NIHRThe Royal SocietyEMDA and Industry.

We welcome enquiries from UK, European and overseas research students, postdoctoral and academic researchers interested in working in a stimulating and exciting research environment.

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Contact Details

Department of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation,
Maurice Shock Medical Sciences Building,
University Road,
Leicester, LE1 9HN, UK

Head of Department: Professor Mike Barer

PA: Alison Brown

General enquiries

T:+44 (0)116 252 2951