Royal Society University Research Fellow
Principal Research Associate
Department of Veterinary Medicine
Colin Russell’s research focuses on understanding how evolution and epidemiology act in concert to generate the population dynamics of infectious diseases. Colin has worked extensively on the global epidemiology of influenza viruses and has close ties with groups throughout India and Southeast Asia. He works with the World Health Organization on influenza vaccine strain selection and pandemic preparedness. He is also a Research Fellow at the Fogarty International Center at the US National Institutes of Health.