Dr Steve Aves in the lab

Dr Steve Aves in the lab

Dr Steve Aves
Associate Professor of Molecular Biology


I am a molecular biologist studying yeast and other micro-organisms.  I have research interests in DNA replication, the cell division cycle and genome organisation, molecular and synthetic biology approaches applied to biofuel production in micro-organisms, and microbial consortia. I teach molecular genetics and I am Academic Lead for the Education group.


2012 ASPIRE Senior Fellowship
2012 Senior Fellow of The Higher Education Academy
2002 SEDA Full Accreditation
1984 PhD Molecular Biology, University of Bristol
1979 BA (Hons) Biology, University of York


2006-present Associate Professor in Molecular Biology, School of Biosciences, University of Exeter
2004-2006 Senior Lecturer, School of Biosciences, University of Exeter
1986-2004 Lecturer, School of Biological Sciences, University of Exeter
Summer 1987 Danish Research Academy Visiting Professor, Institute of Genetics, University of Copenhagen
1984-1986 Research Fellow, University of Sussex & Imperial Cancer Research Fund Laboratories, London

Contact details

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Tel+44 (0) 1392 725167
AddressGeoffrey Pope Building
University of Exeter
Stocker Road

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