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University of Lincoln
Brayford Pool
United Kingdom

About Taghread Hudaib

Dr Taghread Hudaib is a senior lecturer at the school of pharmacy and a former senior biomedical scientist with long experience in clinical chemistry and body fluid analysis, histopathology, Haematology, microbiology and pharmacognosy /phytochemical bioactivity. She worked as a research assistant in phytochemistry/pharmacognosy and Haemorheology (University of Jordan, 1993-1997). She worked as a senior biomedical scientist in serology and biochemical pathology, immunohistopathology and microbiology labs (Jordan University hospital 1998-2004). She joined the School of Life sciences at University of Lincoln in 2006 for teaching and technical support including preparing and teaching lab materials and producing handouts and manuals for haematology, microbiology, nutrition and physiology practicals. She obtained her PhD from Lincoln university in phytochemical bioactivity of bean extracts followed by a post-doc research fellow in chemical communications. She joined the School of Pharmacy at University of Lincoln in 2015, teaching human anatomy and physiology, genetics, natural products; electives and projects. Other interests:   Arabic phonology and literacy.

Department Responsibilities

Teaching Physiology to MPharm years 1-4 at the School of Pharmacy Teaching on different modules of Pharmaceutical Sciences Teaching Parasitology at the School of Life Sciences. Module Leader Academic Conduct Officer Year tutor Personal tutor PG supervisor Voluntary communications and recruitment of international students

Subject Specialism

Pharmacognosy, natural products and phytochemical bioactivity.


  • PGCE — University of Lincoln,
  • B.Sc Biomedical sciences (5 years degree) — University of Jordan,
  • PhD in Phytochemical bioactivity — University of Lincoln,


  • Fellow of The Higher Education Academy — The Higher Education Academy,

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Research Interests

  • Natural products / Phytochemicals bioactivity

  • Invertebrate laboratory models

  • Analysis of Biological fluids/ VOCs biomarkers

  • Antiageing, natural contraceptive and antimicrobial activities

Research Groups Memberships

  • School of pharmacy/ 4Ds

Research Projects

  • BBSRC Seeding Catalyst Award — BBSRC in 2018
  • R-Leaf project — Innovate UK in 2017
  • Chemical signals in cats and dogs with professor Daniel Mills — CEVA in 2014
  • The Photosensitization symptoms and treatment with Hypericum triquetrifolium with Professor Suleiman Al-Khalil — in 1996
  • Rheological Action of Aspirin on Human Erythrocytes with professor Yousif Y. Bilto — in 1995
  • Effects of selected flavonoids on deformability, osmotic fragility and aggregation of human erythrocytes with professor Yousif Y. Bilto — in 1994

Research in the Lincoln Repository

Professional Affiliations

  • Society for Applied Microbiology — Full Member
  • Women in science technology and engineering (WISE) — individual member
  • British Pharmacological Society — Member