Steve Harris

NCSEM Programme Manager

T: +44 (0)1509 226357; 07772 671383

As NCSEM England Programme Manager, Steve is responsible for coordinating the activities of the three NCSEM regional centres in Loughborough, Sheffield and London. Steve’s role also involves raising the profile of the NCSEM as well as developing relationships between the NCSEM and other organisations in the sport, exercise and physical activity sector.

Steve has a varied background having spent time in both academia and industry. After a degree in biochemistry at Sussex University and a Ph.D. in molecular genetics at Warwick University, his postdoctoral work at Warwick and Cambridge Universities focused on microbial virulence. He then joined a biotech company leading drug discovery teams and, before joining Loughborough, worked for Mars Petcare leading a research programme investigating the causes of poor oral health in pets.