Short CV/Education and training

  • 1996 – 2000
    Undergraduate at the University of Sheffield working towards a first class M.Phys. degree in Physics and Astronomy

  • 2000 – 2004
    PPARC funded graduate student at the University of Oxford working on the SNO experiment towards a D.Phil. in particle physics

  • 2004
    July – September, Temporary postdoctoral position at the University of Oxford working on analysis for the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory (SNO) experiment.

  • 2004 – 2007
    PPARC Postdoctoral Fellowship working on the COBRA neutrino-less double beta decay experiment in the Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Sussex. Followed by a three month career break (marriage and honeymoon).

  • 2008 – 2009
    Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship working on the SNO+ experiment in the Department of Particle Physics at the University of Oxford. During this time I also held a stipendiary Lectureship position at Oriel College, Oxford, for 3 hours tutorial teaching per week.

  • 2009 – 2010
    Maternity Leave

  • Since 2010
    Senior Lecturer, working on T2K and SNO+ experiments in the Department of Physics, Queen Mary, University of London

  • 2012
    February – October, maternity leave

Selected publications

  • Wilson, J. R.: First Muon-Neutrino Disappearance Study with an Off-Axis Beam, The T2K Collaboration,Physical Review D 85, 031103(R) (2012)

  • Wilson, J. R.: Indication of Electron Neutrino Appearance from an Accelerator-Produced Off-Axis Muon Neutrino Beam, The T2K Collaboration,PHYS REV LETT 107(4): Article number 041801 18 (2011)

  • Wilson, J. R.: Low Energy Threshold Analysis of the Phase I and Phase II Data Sets of the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory, The SNO Collaboration, Phys. Rev. C 81, 055504 (2010)

  • Wilson, J. R.: Experimental study of double beta decay modes using a CdZnTe detector array, J.V. Dawson et al., Phys. Rev. C 80 025502 (2009)

  • Wilson, J. R.: A Search For Various Double Beta Decay Modes of Tin Isotopes, Dawson et al., Nuclear Physics A 799 section 1, p167-180 (2008)

  • Wilson, J. R.: First Results on Double Beta Decay Modes of Cd, Te and Zn Isotopes with the COBRA Experiment, Bloxham et al., Phys. Rev. C 76 No.2 (2007)

  • Wilson, J. R.: Measurement of the ?e and Total 8B Solar Neutrino Fluxes with the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory Phase I Data Set, The SNO Collaboration, Phys. Rev. C 75, 045502, (2007)

  • Wilson, J. R.: Electron Energy Spectra, Fluxes, and Day-Night Asymmetries of 8B Solar Neutrinos from the 391-Day Salt Phase SNO Data Set, The SNO Collaboration Phys. Rev. C 72, 055502 (2005)

  • Wilson, J. R.: Measurement of Day and Night Neutrino Energy Spectra at SNO and Constraints on Neutrino Mixing Parameters, SNO Collaboration, Phys. Rev. Lett. 89, 011302 (2002)

  • Wilson, J. R.: Direct Evidence for Neutrino Flavor Transformation from Neutral-Current Interactions in the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory, SNO Collaboration, Phys. Rev. Lett. 89 (2002) 011301.

  • Wilson, J. R.: Measurement of charged current Interactions Produced by 8B Solar Neutrinos at the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory, SNO Collaboration, Phys. Rev. Lett. 87 (2001) 071301.

Selected projects

  • The T2K experiment

  • The SNO+ experiment

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Member of the Institute of Physics

Soft Skills/Other activities and achievements

Other activities and achievements/family

  • Mother of two small children


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