Director, CRUK Cambridge Institute
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
Li Ka Shing Centre
Cambridge CB2 0RE
Dr. Tavaré graduated from the University of Sheffield with BSc, MSc and PhD degrees in Probability and Statistics. After more than 25 years in the USA, he was appointed Professor of Cancer Research (Bioinformatics) in the Department of Oncology at the University of Cambridge in 2003. He was appointed as a Senior Group Leader in the Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute in 2006, and as its Director in 2013. He was elected as a Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences in 2009.
He is also a Professor in the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, where he is co-director of the MPhil in Computational and Systems Biology and Director of the Wellcome Trust 4-year PhD program in Mathematical Genomics and Medicine. He was elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society in 2011.
A full list of publications and a CV may be found at my personal website here