Dr Rhoda Hawkins

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Senior Lecturer in Biological Physics Theory

Contact details

Group web pages

Biological Physics Group

Theoretical Physics Research Group

Personal web page


Research interests

I use tools from theoretical physics (similar to applied maths & mathematical modelling) applied to the following areas I am interested in:

  • Biological physics
  • Active matter
  • Cell movement & deformation
  • Soft matter physics
  • PHY221 Classical Physics
  • PHY420 Biological Physics
  • Second year tutorials
  • Third and Fourth year projects
Departmental administration
  • Undergraduate recruitment committee
  • Equality and Diversity group
  • International student tutor
University administration
  • Assistant Faculty Director for Postgraduate Research
  • Faculty international relations group
  • Faculty researcher development group
  • University strategic development group
Professional activities
  • Institute of Physics Science and Innovation Committee
  • Institute of Physics Biological Physics Group Committee
  • Visiting Lecturer at AIMS (African Institute for Mathematical Sciences)
  • EPSRC review
Recent key publications Please see my google scholar page for my publications