Rosie graduated with an MPhys in Physics from the University of St Andrews. Subsequently, she joined the Physical Sciences of Imaging in the Biomedical Sciences (PSIBS) Doctoral Training Centre at the University of Birmingham, where she studied for an integrated MSc and PhD. Her PhD project focused on developing fluorophore-tagged DNA probes for cellular imaging applications, under the supervision of Prof. Jim Tucker.
Rosie has worked at the University of Exeter since February 2015, initially based in the School of Biosciences and Living Systems Institute. Working with Dr. Stefano Pagliara, she investigated gene expression in antibiotic tolerant bacteria, using a combination of microfluidics and microscopy.
Currently, she works in the Epigenetics group, supporting the work of Dr. Asami Oguro-Ando.