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Who’s Alice Roberts? Britain’s Most Historic Cities host and College of Birmingham professor

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PROFESSOR Alice Roberts is again on TV presenting Channel 4’s, Britain’s Most Historic Cities.

However the multi-talented host can also be an anatomist, osteoarchaeologist, bodily anthropologist, palaeopathologist and writer. Right here’s every thing it’s essential to learn about her spectacular profession…

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Who’s Alice Roberts?

Alice Roberts was born in Bristol in 1973, and is an anatomist, osteoarchaeologist, bodily anthropologist, palaeopathologist, writer and TV presenter.

She can also be a Professor of Public Engagement in Science on the College of Birmingham, a job which she has had since 2012.

Earlier than this, she was a medical pupil at College of Wales School of Medication and he or she graduated in 1997.

In addition to presenting a number of TV exhibits, she has written eight books.

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She was was born in Bristol in 1973[/caption]

What programmes has Alice Roberts introduced?

Alice Roberts first appeared on tv within the Time Crew Stay 2001 episode, and he or she went on to function a presenter in lots of episodes — together with the spin-off sequence Excessive Archaeology.

She is likely one of the common co-presenters of BBC geographical and environmental sequence Coast.

Roberts wrote and introduced a BBC Two sequence on anatomy and well being entitled Dr Alice Roberts: Don’t Die Younger, which screened from January 2007, and since she has introduced many documentaries for the channel.

She additionally introduced a four-part BBC Two sequence Digging For Britain, and has introduced many BBC Two episodes of Horizon.

In 2015 she co-presented a 3-part BBC TV documentary with Neil Oliver, entitled The Celts: Blood, Iron and Sacrifice, and wrote a e-book to tie in with the sequence.

In 2016 she co-presented the BBC Two programme Meals Detectives, which seems to be at meals diet and its results on the physique.

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Viewers will recognise her from Time Crew[/caption]

What’s Alice Roberts’ household life like?

Alice Roberts lives along with her husband and two youngsters, a son and daughter.

She met her husband in Cardiff in 1997 when she was a medical pupil and he was an archaeology pupil.

Alice is a pescatarian, a humanist and a Patron of Humanists UK.

She can also be an organiser of the Cheltenham Science Competition and college outreach programmes inside the College of Bristol’s Medical Sciences Division.

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What educational work has Alice Roberts executed?

After graduating in 1997, Roberts labored in scientific drugs as a junior medical practitioner with the NHS in South Wales for 18 months.

In 1998 she left scientific drugs and labored as an anatomy demonstrator within the Anatomy Division on the College of Bristol, turning into a lecturer there in 1999.

Roberts spent seven years working part-time on her PhD in paleopathology, the examine of illness in historical human stays, and acquired the diploma in 2008.

She labored as Senior Educating Fellow on the College of Bristol Centre for Comparative and Scientific Anatomy — she said in 2009 that she was working in the direction of turning into a professor of anatomy.


From August 2009 till January 2012, Roberts was a Visiting Fellow in each the Division of Archaeology and Anthropology and the Division of Anatomy of the College of Bristol.

In February 2012, Roberts assumed a brand new submit because the College of Birmingham’s first Professor of Public Engagement in Science.

She is at the moment the Director of Anatomy for Bristol’s Severn Deanery Postgraduate Faculty of Surgical procedure, and can also be an Honorary Fellow of Hull York Medical Faculty.

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