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Dr Timothy Holsgrove

Senior Lecturer in Biomedical Engineering


Telephone: 01392 724682 or 01392 726624 or 01392 725943

Extension: (Streatham) 4682 or (Streatham) 6624 or (Streatham) 5943

Dr Timothy Holsgrove is a Senior Lecturer in Biomedical Engineering, and is part of the Biomedical Engineering Research Group, an interdisciplinary collaboration between the Departments of Physics and Engineering.

Dr Holsgrove was awarded a MEng and PhD from the University of Bath, undertook post-doctoral research associate positions in the Centre for Orthopaedics Biomechanics and the Sports, Health & Exercise Science groups at the University of Bath, and in the Spine Pain Research Laboratory at the University of Pennsylvania, before joining the University of Exeter in November 2016 as a Lecturer. He is a Senior Fellow of the Academy of Higher Education.

Dr Holsgrove’s research focuses on developing and implementing novel methods to understand spinal injuries, degeneration, and treatments. He also works with various orthopaedic groups in the Princess Elizabeth Orthopaedic Centre at the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, and in 2017 he was awarded the Robin Ling Fellowship, which will develop research within the Hip Research Unit. He is currently principal investigator for the EPSRC research project to develop and implement of a six-axis bioreactor for regenerative therapies of the intervertebral disc (EP/S031669/1), and co-investigator for the EPSRC research project to develop image-driven subject specific spine models (EP/V036602/1). For more information about current and previous research, visit Dr Holsgrove's website.

If you are interested in a research collaboration, consultancy, or completing research with Dr Holsgrove please get in contact.