Dr Kosha Mehta
Senior lecturer in Biomedical Sciences
Telephone:020 7815 7988
School/Division:Applied Sciences / Human Sciences
Dr Kosha Mehta is a Senior Lecturer in Biomedical Sciences in the Division of Human Sciences, School of Applied Sciences.
She holds the following academic qualifications from University of Westminster:
- BSc. Biochemistry and Microbiology
- PGCert. Molecular Biology in Medicine
- MSc. Medical Molecular Biology
- PhD. Molecular and Cellular aspects of iron regulation
Kosha started her career at the Health Protection Agency and then joined Imperial College London as a Research Officer. Following this, she worked on different research projects at the universities of Bedfordshire, Westminster and King's College London. The projects overarched hepatology and/or haematology and examined the pathological role of iron at molecular, cellular and physiological level.
In addition to research, she taught on subjects underpinning Biomedical Sciences. Academic institutions at which she taught include the British College of Osteopathic Medicine, Universities of Notre Dame, Bedfordshire and Westminster, and King's College London (KCL). At KCL, she taught on the MSc. in Public Health programme, while also teaching Biochemsitry and Cell/ Molecular Biology to the first year students of medicine and dentistry.
Kosha enjoys teaching. She aims to provide academic support to the students to enhance their learning experience.