Rob Davidson


Current position: Professor in Medical Imaging

Years qualified: 40 years as a radiographer, 20+ as a researcher

Research areas of interest: Dose and image quality in digital radiography and CT; tomosynthesis; image processing in digital radiography; radiographic grids

Would you describe yourself as a ‘novice’ or ‘experienced’ researcher? Experienced

Research qualifications (include status: e.g. ongoing, year completed) PhD

What is your greatest research achievement? Supervision of PhD students to graduation

Why and how did you get involved in research? As a clinical radiographer

How do you balance research/work/family life? I love both, it’s easy

What was/is your supervisor/mentor’s best advice? Find a good supervisor

What one piece of advice would you give other researchers? Get started!