Rachel Genn joined the Manchester Writing School as an Associate Lecturer (Fiction) in 2011 and was appointed Lecturer in Creative Writing (Fiction and Script) in September 2016.

Rachel is a doctor of neuroscience by training and, before beginning to write fiction seriously in 2005, worked at Kings College London, The Maudsley, and was a Royal Society Fellow at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver. She completed the Sheffield Hallam Creative Writing MA in 2006.

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Read my full academic profile on the Department of English at MMU website.

Published Work