Professor Alex Webb

Subject Plant Sciences
Fellow type Lecturers, Professors and College Officers
Year started 2001


Professor Webb is the Head of the Circadian Signal Transduction research group in the Department of Plant Sciences. The group is working out how plants measure time by studying a 24hr timing device called the circadian clock. The research identifies how the circadian clock provides benefits to plants to maximise plant growth and productivity.

College positions


Advanced Student Tutor

Professor Webb is one of three tutors responsible for the welfare and progress of postgraduate students during their time at Churchill.