Our staff

The Lister Institute operates with only one full-time and two part-time staff who all work from home.  Click  Contact us for the Institute’s business address and contact details.

The Director of the Institute and Secretary to the Governing Body is Ms Kate LaKate Laww.  She is operationally responsible to the Governing Body for the day-to-day management of all the Institute’s affairs and is the formal secretary to all the committees. She works part-time and joined the Institute in 2015, having retired as Director of Clinical and Population Research at Cancer Research UK.

E-mail:  kate.law@lister-institute.org.uk





Naomi King is the Institute’s Administrator, works full time and is the longest serving member of staff having joined the Institute in 2000.  She should be the first point of contact on any matter and especially in respect of Prize Fellowship applications.  She is solely responsible for the Summer Studentship Scheme, Schools Speakers and the Website.

E mail: secretary@lister-institute.org.uk



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The Institute’s Accountant is Jacky Wilson, who also works part-time.  As well as dealing with the day-to-day financial transactions her primary tasks are the preparation of quarterly management accounts and the annual year-end accounts.