Prof. Colin Hill
Principal Investigator, APC Microbiome institute, University College Cork
Colin Hill has a Ph.D in molecular microbiology and is Professor of Microbiology at University College Cork, Ireland. His main interests are in infectious disease, particularly in the role of the gut microbiome (bacteria and bacteriophage) in protecting against microbial infections in the gastrointestinal tract. He is also a Principal Investigator in the APC Microbiome Institute in Cork, a large Science Foundation Ireland supported research centre working with industry devoted to the study of the role of the gut microbiota in health and disease.