Professor Pradeep Nathan BSc (Hons) PhD (Melb) MA (Cantab) MRACI CChem FCP


  • Vice President, Neuroscience and Experimental Medicine, Heptares Therapeutics Ltd
  • Adjunct Professor of Neuroscience, Monash University
  • Affiliated Lecturer, CU Dept of Psychiatry
  • Senior Research Fellow, Wolfson College

Pradeep Nathan is an affiliated lecturer in drug discovery and experimental medicine at Cambridge University and Fellow of Wolfson College. He is also Vice President, Neuroscience and Experimental Medicine at Heptares Therapeutics Ltd (a spin off from the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, LMB, Cambridge UK) and Adjunct Professor of Neuroscience at Monash University in Australia.

Pradeep is a pharmacologist and cognitive neuroscientist. He read pharmacology and neuroscience at the University of Melbourne followed by a PhD in experimental medicine. His primary research interests are in translational and biological markers of neurological and psychiatric disorders, functional neuroimaging and drug discovery.

Pradeep Nathan is an author of over 200 peer reviewed journal publications. He is on the editorial board of International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology, Drug Discovery Today, Cognitive, Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience  and Human Psychopharmacology.

Web links: Cambridge Neuroscience and Brain Mapping Unit