Forensic Science Regulator

Dr Gillian Tully PhD, MCSFS

Dr Gillian Tully PhD, MCSFS

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Biography

Gill Tully has worked in forensic science for over 25 years, specialising in DNA, innovation, validation and enhancement of quality standards.

Her work has included provision of expert evidence to courts in the UK and overseas, and extensive collaborative working with forensic practitioners around the world. In November 2014, Gill took up the appointment of Forensic Science Regulator and is responsible for setting standards in forensic science.

Forensic Science Regulator

Responsibilities involve:

  • identifying the requirement for new or improved quality standards
  • leading on the development of new standards and, where necessary
  • providing advice and guidance so that providers of forensic science services can demonstrate compliance with common standards