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University of Lincoln
Brayford Pool
United Kingdom

About Csanad Bachrati

I joined the University of Lincoln in September 2012. Before moving to Lincoln I held postdoctoral positions in the Department of Oncology of the University of Oxford between September 2003 and March 2012, then from March 2012 in the Nuffield Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences. Between September 2001 and September 2003 I held a Marie Curie Individual Fellowship in the ICRF (later CRUK) Laboratories of the Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Oxford.

Department Responsibilities

I am Radiation Protection Supervisor of the open source radiation suite in the Joseph Banks Laboratories. I chair the Human Subcommittee of the College of Science Research Ethics Committee.

Subject Specialism

Molecular Cell Biology


  • Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education Teaching and Learning (PGCE-HETL) — University of Lincoln, 2016
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy — Higher Education Academy, 2016
  • ILM Level 5 Award — Institute of Leadership & Management, 2015
  • Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy — Higher Education Academy, 2012
  • PhD in Molecular and Cellular Biology — 2000
  • Diploma (equivalent to MSc) in Molecular Biology and Biotechnology — 1991


  • BBSRC New Investigator Award — 2013
  • Marie Curie Individual Fellowship — 2001
  • Leverhulme Trust Fellowship for Visiting Scholars — 2000

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Research Interests

  • DNA helicases

  • DNA metabolism

  • DNA replication

  • Genome maintenance

  • mitochondrial DNA

  • Topoisomerases

Research Groups Memberships

Research Projects

  • Linking DNA Replication Initiation To Genome Instability and Bone Tumourigenesis in Mesenchymal Stem Cells — awarded £17500 by University of Lincoln Research Investment Fund in 2014
  • Organelle-specific function of human Type 1A topoisomerases — awarded £386000 by BBSRC in 2013

Research in the Lincoln Repository

PhD Supervisor

I have been Director of Research and Second Supervisor of a number of PhD projects since 2013.

Module Responsibilities

  • Module co-ordinator - Genetics (Level 1) — 2012 to Present
  • Module co-ordinator - Cellular Pathology (Level 3) — 2016 to Present
  • Module co-ordinator - Molecular Biology (Level 2) — 2013 to 2015