Meet our researchers

Get to know the people behind the research at Edinburgh Napier. From established experts to graduate students, find out more about their careers, their lives outside academia, and what lessons they’ve learned so far.

Dr Francesco Pomponi

I joined the University in February 2017 from the University of Cambridge, where I’d been a postdoctoral research associate at the Centre for Sustainable Development.

Dr Melanie Leggate

At school I didn’t really know what I wanted to do or be but I had a clear favourite subject which was biology.

Professor Lis Neubeck

Lis Neubeck is Professor and Head of Cardiovascular Health in the School of Health and Social Care at Edinburgh Napier University.

Professor Bill Buchanan

Bill Buchanan OBE is a Professor in the School of Computing at Edinburgh Napier University, a Fellow of the BCS and a Principal Fellow of the HEA.