New Deputy Director for Horizon CDT

New Deputy Director for Horizon CDT

Photo of Dr Alex Lang

We are excited to name Dr Alexandra Lang as the Horizon CDT’s Deputy Director.

Alex is an Assistant Professor in Human Factors (HF) at the University of Nottingham, focusing on the use of HF to Health and Social care. She has previously worked as a Human Factors Specialist for Nottingham University Hospitals Trust (NUHT), integrating human factors into practise through applied clinical projects, research studies, training and teaching.

Welcome aboard Alex!




photo of Dr Nik Watson

Dr Nicholas Watson is stepping down as Co-Director and moving to his new role as Professor of Artificial Intelligence in Food at the University of Leeds.

We’d like to express our deep gratitude to Nik for his commitment, contribution and support to the CDT and CDT staff.


Best wishes Nik!