Serina has a dual role in managing and coordinating the operational delivery of the Phenomics Science Priority, as well as maintaining oversight of the HDR UK London Site and its partners. Previously Serina was involved in operations management at UCL, and has also managed multi-centre Doctoral Training Partnerships for both the MRC and AHRC. From 2015-2017 Serina coordinated a COST Action network bringing together EU researchers with expertise in the biology of ageing and age-related diseases. Serina has PhD in Plant Molecular Biology from The University of Sheffield.