Professor Hazel Davey

Elected: 2023

Area(s): Science, Technology, Engineering, Medicine & Mathematics

Specialist Subject(s): Biology

Professor of Biology, Aberystwyth University.

Professor Hazel Davey researches Baker’s yeast, which is widely used in food manufacture, brewing, biotechnology and as a model organism in academic research. She has worked on projects involving many organisations outside higher education, including the United States Army in identifying microorganisms in environmental samples as part of a project to protect against biological weapons.