Professor Carol Sibley

Co-founder and Senior Scientific Adviser of WWARN, Professor of Genome Sciences, University of Washington, USA

Prof Carol Hopkins Sibley is the Senior Scientific Adviser of WWARN. She has played a significant role in the history of WWARN, campaigning for over five years to bring the concept of the Network to reality. Based in the USA, she has carried out research for over 30 years at the University of Washington, where she is a Professor of Genome Sciences. Carol has focused her recent research on malaria drug resistance, collaborating closely with KEMRI/Wellcome Trust in Nairobi and Kilifi, Kenya. In 2006, Carol was appointed Affiliate Professor at the Seattle Biomedical Research Institute, Seattle, WA, and in 2008 became a Visiting Professor of Tropical Medicine in the Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford.