Dr Jonathan Pearce
Jonathan Pearce joined the MRC in 2008. Prior to this Jonathan undertook academic research at Cambridge, Oxford and Toronto, followed by roles in life sciences venture capital and strategic consulting. Jonathan is Head of Theme for Infections and Immunity, has managed the Council's £60 million stratified medicine initiative and established the Council's translational research funding scheme, the DPFS.
Jonathan has been the Interim Director COVID-19 Response at Medical Research Council since February 2020.