Susie obtained her BSc and MRes degrees at Imperial College London, in the area of biochemistry and biochemical research. She did her PhD study in the department of Chemical Engineering at Imperial College London, where she focused her research on bioprocess optimisation and modelling on biopharmaceutical production in Chinese hamster ovary cells. After the completion of her PhD degree, she worked as a post-doctoral research associate with Dr Cleo Kontoravdi on bioprocess modelling and she joined the Susan Rosser lab on CHO cell engineering. Susie joined Cell Line Development as a Senior Scientist at MedImmune/Astrazeneca in 2017. Her research focuses on improving and optimising the cell line development platform, via CHO cell engineering.