Victor Ashby

Research Officer
School of Health and Social Care
 Victor Ashby



Victor is a Research Officer for the University of Essex working within the School of Health and Social Care. He is currently involved in a research programme covering fundamental care for persons living with dementia within the East of England region. Victor has a background in biology and epidemiology, with over 3 years of experience in health and social research. He has been involved in major health related studies aimed at improving health outcomes for the Grenadian population and has worked closely with the Windward Islands Research and Education Foundation (WINDREF) and Ministry of Health (MoH Grenada) as a Research Scientist. Before joining the University of Essex, Victor served as a volunteer, assisting the Ministry of Health Grenada and the University Hospitals Dorset with COVID-19.


  • Bachelor of Science (BSc) Biology St. George's University, (2014)

  • Master of Public Health (MPH) Epidemiology St. George's University, (2017)


University of Essex

  • Research Officer, Health and Social Care, University of Essex (9/1/2023 - present)

Other academic

  • Research Scientist, Windward Islands Research and Education Foundation (1/11/2019 - 1/1/2021)



Colchester Campus