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Research interests

hypoxia signalling in neuronal and cancer 

Research interests

Extremophilic DNA photolyases in DNA repair

Teaching interests

Technology-enhanced learning, MOOCs and Open Education

Other responsibilities

Director of Studies, Masters and Integrated PhD

Willing to supervise PhD

Pedagogic Research and bioscience research

External positions

Treasurer, Association of National Teaching Fellows

1 Jun 2018 → …

International Consultant, Higher Education Academy

1 Jul 2016 → …

External Examiner, De Montfort University

1 Oct 20141 Oct 2018

Editor, Bioscience Horizons

1 Jun 2014 → …

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hypoxia Agriculture & Biology
Hypoxia-Inducible Factor 1 Chemical Compounds
Deoxyribodipyrimidine Photo-Lyase Medicine & Life Sciences
students Agriculture & Biology
animal parasitic nematodes Agriculture & Biology
Neoplasms Medicine & Life Sciences
fluorouracil Agriculture & Biology
Ivermectin Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 2009 2018

Research Output 2000 2019

Evidence for the Success of a Quantitative Assessment Instrument for Teaching Evolution in Primary Schools in England

Buchan, L., Hejmadi, M. & Hurst, L., 2019, Evolution Education Re-considered. Harms, U. & Reiss, M. (eds.). UK: Springer, p. 21-40 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

hif-1 plays a role in hypoxia-induced gustatory plasticity of Caenorhabditis elegans

Sorathia, N., Chawda, N., Saraki, K., Rajadhyaksha, M. S. & Hejmadi, M., 2019, In : International Journal of Neuroscience. 129, 9, p. 864-870 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Higher education outreach: examining key challenges for academics

Johnson, M., Danvers, E., Hinton-Smith, T., Atkinson, K., Bowden, G., Foster, J., Garner, K., Garrud, P., Greaves, S., Harris, P., Hejmadi, M., Hill, D., Hughes, G., Jackson, L., O’Sullivan, A., ÓTuama, S., Perez Brown, P., Philipson, P., Ravenscroft, S., Rhys, M. & 6 others, Ritchie, T., Talbot, J., Walker, D., Watson, J., Williams, M. & Williams, S., 4 Feb 2019, In : British Journal of Educational Studies. 67, 4, p. 469-491 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Without walls: Using massive open online courses to extend collaborative learning spaces

Hejmadi, M. & Bilham, T., 15 Jul 2019, Reframing Space for Learning. Bilham, T., Hamshire, C., Hartog, M. & Doolan, M. (eds.). UCL Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

5 Citations (Scopus)
82 Downloads (Pure)

Scientific aptitude better explains poor responses to teaching of evolution than psychological conflicts

Mead, R., Hejmadi, M. & Hurst, L. D., 1 Feb 2018, In : Nature Ecology & Evolution. 2, 2, p. 388-394 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access


A Putative Photolyase from Haloferax volcanii

Author: Wu, W., 1 Oct 2009

Supervisor: Hough, D. (Supervisor) & Hejmadi, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD


Characterization of photolyases from Sulfolobus solfataricus

Author: Binjawhar, D., 19 Jun 2013

Supervisor: Hejmadi, M. (Supervisor), Hough, D. (Supervisor) & Danson, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD


Development and evaluation of resources for teaching evolution in primary schools

Author: Buchan, L., 29 May 2019

Supervisor: Martin, S. (Supervisor), Hejmadi, M. (Supervisor) & Hurst, L. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD