Dr Paul Laurance-Young

Dr Paul Laurance-Young

Lecturer in Biomedical Science

School of Biomedical Sciences (Faculty of Health)

Lecturer in Biomedical Science (Histology and Cellular Pathology) (2017 - Present)
Specialist Biomedical Scientist in Cellular Pathology (Honorary) with University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust (2014 - Present)
Training Lead for Cellular Pathology with the Dept of Anatomic & Cellular Pathology (2017 - 2020)


2019 PgCert Academic Practice (Uni Plymouth)
2012 PhD Biomaterials (UCL)
2007 MSc Cellular Pathology (Univ Westminster)
2003 PgCert Biomedical Science (Univ Westminster)
2001 BSc (Hons) Biology with Parasitology (Imperial College, London)

Professional membership

Chartered Scientist (CSci)

Fellow of the Institute of Biomedical Science (FIBMS)
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)
Member of the Royal Society of Biology (MRSB)
Registered Biomedical Scientist with the HCPC (BS48960)

Teaching interests

Teaching role in the following:
BIO015        Issues in Human Biology 
BHCS1007    Foundations of Healthcare Science
BHCS2002   Evidence Based Practice in Biomedical Science
BHCS2004     Cell Biology in Health & Disease
BHCS2019   Methods in Human Biosciences
BIOL307       Advanced Skills & Concept   
BHCS3002   Molecular and Cellular Pathology
BHCS3021   Research Project in Healthcare Science
BIOM5011     Molecular & Cellular Pathology 

Module Lead:
BHCS2004   Cellular Pathology
BHCS5010   Contemporary Applications in Cancer Biology and Therapeutics

Previous module Lead:
BHCS2009   Techniques in Microscopy and Molecular Biology (redundant module)
BHCS3013   Cellular Pathology (redundant module)

Research interests

De- and remineralisation of enamel tissue

Histological analysis of gastrointestinal tract macrophage populations.

Key publications

Key publications are highlighted

Laurance-Young P, Bozec L, Gracia L, Rees G, Lippert F, Lynch RJM & Knowles JC 2011 'A review of the structure of human and bovine dental hard tissues and their physicochemical behaviour in relation to erosive challenge and remineralisation' Journal of Dentistry 39, (4) 266-272 , DOI

Additional information

LinkedIn profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/paul-laurance-young-808a2756/

Research Gate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Paul_Laurance-Young

Deputy Chair of the Athena SWAN Committee (University of Plymouth)