Dr Mark Robinson
Assistant Professor, Maynooth University
Dr Marc Robinson is an Assistant Professor in the Biosciences & Electronic Engineering Facility, Maynooth University and is the chairperson of the Maynooth University PPI Forum.
Dr Robinson obtained his PhD in Immunology from the University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand. After postdoctoral fellowships in the UK MRC-University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research and Trinity College Dublin, Ireland, he was awarded an HRB Emerging Investigator Award in 2017. In 2018, Dr Mark Robinson moved to the National University of Ireland, Maynooth, where he is a faculty member in the Department of Biology and the Maynooth University Human Health Institute.
Dr Robinson’s research group studies the immunology of chronic disease. His group focuses on understanding the role of tissue-resident innate lymphocytes in the progression of chronic liver disease and liver cirrhosis.