Elizabeth Valleley









  • Cancer epigenetics group leader

Research interests

Research Group Members

Joseph Fox, PhD student (Co-supervisor)


Previous group members:

Caroline Berteau, PhD awarded 2019

Alexia Alexandraki, PhD awarded 2019

Anastasia Alataki, PhD awarded 2018

Baek Kim, MD awarded 2015 (Co-supervisor)

MSc Molecular Medicine students: Sarah Mattock, 2020; Niall Massey, 2018; Alexia Alexandraki, 2014

BSc Biology students: Jack Diamond, 2020; Alice Colyer, 2019; Rebecca Wells, 2018

MBiol students: Annabel Hood, 2020

Kris Wronski

Claire Smith

Rekha Parmar

Sarah Cordery


  • BSc (Hons.) Genetics and Cell Biology, University of Manchester
  • PhD, University of Manchester
  • Cert. Clinical Research, University of Leeds
  • PGCert. LTHE, University of Leeds
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)

Professional memberships

  • The British Association for Cancer Research (BACR)
  • Genetics Society

Student education

MBChB Year 1 Research, Evaluation and Special Studies (RESS) tutor

MBChB Year 1 and 2 Personal tutor

BSc Biology/Biomedical Sciences, ATU module leader

MSc Molecular Medicine, module leader

LIMR International PhD Academy Research project module leader


Research groups and institutes

  • Leeds Institute of Medical Research at St James's
<h4>Postgraduate research opportunities</h4> <p>We welcome enquiries from motivated and qualified applicants from all around the world who are interested in PhD study. Our <a href="https://phd.leeds.ac.uk">research opportunities</a> allow you to search for projects and scholarships.</p>
    <li><a href="//phd.leeds.ac.uk/project/152-cancer:-epigenetic-therapy-using-ultrasound-mediated-microbubble-drug-delivery-for-cancer-treatment">Cancer: Epigenetic therapy using ultrasound-mediated microbubble drug delivery for cancer treatment</a></li>