School of Biological Sciences


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Dr Julian Mitchell

  • Qualifications: PhD
  • Role Title: Principal Lecturer
  • Address: King Henry Building, King Henry I Street, Portsmouth, PO1 2DY
  • Telephone: 023 9284 2041
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  • Department: School of Biological Sciences
  • Faculty: Faculty of Science


  • Molecular systematics of marine fungi.
  • Molecular systematics of fungi pathogenic on insects.
  • Molecular studies on the marine protist Thraustochytrium roseum and polyunsaturated fatty acid production.
  • Degradation of industrial toxic waste in gravel bed hydroponics systems.

Teaching Responsibilities

  • Molecular biology.
  • Genetic engineering and analysis.
  • Microbial genetics.
  • Microbial growth and nutrition.
  • Population biology.
  • Recombinant DNA technology.
  • Environmental microbiology.
  • Molecular biotechnology.
  • Molecular biology in medicine

Research profile

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