Project Description

Programme Manager Dr. Nina Tuite

Dr. Nina Tuite

Bacterial Stress Response Group,
Microbiology, School of Natural Sciences,
National University of Ireland, Galway

European Project Manager & Scientific Research Associate

Following completion of a PhD in Microbiology in 2006, Nina Tuite became focussed on the field of molecular diagnostics, where she developed expertise in biomarker discovery, design, development and validation of diagnostic assays for the rapid detection of important human pathogens (bacteria, viruses, fungi and protozoa) for the purpose of commercialisation.

She has considerable experience in generation and protection of Intellectual Property and in technology transfer. Nina has a number of years project management experience having worked closely with both academia and industry on multi-disciplinary and multinational projects with a commercial focus.

As PATHSENSE Project Manager, she is responsible for supporting the successful planning, implementation and operational management of all aspects of PATHSENSE.