Dr Alan Cann

cann.gifSenior Lecturer

Maurice Shock Building, Room 310


Internal: 2954
External: 0116 2522954
Fax:        0116 2523330

Email: alan.cann@leicester.ac.uk


Research Interests

Alan Cann is a microbiologist by training whose teaching portfolio includes a wide range of subjects from introductory biology, virology, information literacy, numeracy and statistics, to research skills.  He has published two successful textbooks, one of which, Principles of Molecular Virology, is now in its fifth edition.  In addition to e-learning, his other active area of interest is in assessment and feedback, which is informed by his own research conducted within the School of Biological Sciences and is used to improve quality and student satisfaction.





  • Chair, Zoology Teaching Team.
  • BS2000   Research Topic
  • BS3035   Virology

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