Dr Khwaja Islam
Focused on maintaining a great core facility and supporting scientists to achieve their goals.
Role at the BioEscalator:
- Ensure the smooth operation of core laboratory facilities and provide training of shared equipment.
- Lab set-up, maintenance and repair of equipment.
- Health & safety management.
Khwaja has over 15 years experience in laboratory and facilities management, having worked in and run medical research laboratories throughout his career. Khwaja started as a researcher University of Oxford in 1996 progressing to laboratory and facilities manager 2005. Prior to joining the BioEscalator he was the facilities manager for Nuffield department of clinical neurosciences (NDCN) University of Oxford.