Professor Dylan Edwards
Pro-Vice Chancellor for the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Professor Dylan Edwards is a cancer biologist who has worked at UEA since 1998, when he was appointed as the Big C Chair of Cancer Studies in the School of Biological Sciences. He had previously held research posts in Calgary, Oxford and London Ontario.
He was Head of the School of Biological Sciences from 2008-13, and from 2015-16 he was Interim Director of The Genome Analysis Centre – now the Earlham Institute - on the Norwich Research Park.
Since 2016 Dylan has been Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Medicine and Health Sciences at UEA overseeing education and research in medicine, nursing and the allied health professions. He is Executive Chair of UEA Health and Social Care Partners, which brings together organizations from around East Anglia to innovate ways to improve the lives of patients and health professionals.