Will de Glanville, BVetMed (Hons), MSc, PhD, MRCVS

Assistant Professor

Dr. Will de Glanville is an Assistant Professor in the Center for One Health at the University of Global Health Equity. Will qualified as a veterinarian from the Royal Veterinary College in London in 2007 before doing an MSc in veterinary epidemiology at the Royal Veterinary College and London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in 2008. He then spent two years working as a research assistant in the Veterinary Epidemiology, Economics, and Public Health group at the Royal Veterinary College where he contributed to several projects that aimed to reduce the impacts of highly pathogenic avian influenza and African Swine fever in farming communities.  

In 2010, Will moved to Busia, Kenya, where he conducted doctoral research into the social determinants of human health in a smallholder farming community. His PhD was awarded by the University of Edinburgh in 2015. Between 2015 and 2020, Will worked as a post-doctoral research associate at the University of Glasgow. There he was part of several multi-disciplinary teams that sought to explore the dynamics, impacts, and strategies for control of a range of neglected and emerging zoonotic diseases in northern Tanzania. Will has wide-ranging research interests that are centred around improved understanding of the epidemiology of human and animal infectious diseases in order to benefit public health and support livestock-based livelihoods.