Isabelle Hardy

Associate Professor

Campus Lyon - Saint Paul
10 Place des archives 69002 Lyon


  • Academic director, École Supérieure de Biologie, Biochimie, Biotechnologies Lyon Catholic University

Further information

Teaching areas

Plant biotechnology Cell biology
  • Chapters
    • Book chapters
      • Lawrence, Philip, Hardy, Isabelle, Hainaut, Pierre, Gormally, Emmanuelle, Caboux, Elodie, Di Donato, Jeanne-Hélène. Ten years of experience in training Biobank Managers at Master level in France. In : Hainaut, P., Vaught, J., Zatloukal, K., Pasterk, M. (Eds.), Biobanking of Human Biospecimens - Lessons from 25 years of Biobanking Experience, Springer International Publishing AG, Switzerland, 2021, pp. 135-151. 10.1007/978-3-030-55901-4_8  [+]
  • Articles
    • Review articles
      • Gormally, Emmanuelle, Hardy, Isabelle, Caboux, Elodie, Di Donato, Jeanne-Hélène, Hainaut, Pierre, Hofman, Paul. Training the Next Generation of Biobankers: A Two-Year Master's Course in the Management of Biobanks. Biopreservation and Biobanking, 2017, no. 5, vol. 15, pp. 438-450. 10.1089/bio.2017.0002  [+]
  • Communications (conferences, seminars, study days)
    • Gormally, Emmanuelle, Lawrence, Philip, Hardy, Isabelle. Biobank Management Training for Masters Students – 10 years of experience of vocational training for students and professionals in France and deployment of an online training program in West Africa. In : European Biobank Week 2019, Communications ESBB, Lübeck, Germany, 2019.
    • Gormally, Emmanuelle, Lawrence, Philip, Hardy, Isabelle. Next Generation Biobankers: the French Example, Key note lecture. In : Europe Biobank Week 2018: Biosharing for Scientific Discovery, Antwerp, Belgium, 2018.
  • Academic background
    • 1988 PhD in biochemistry and molecular biology, Obtention et étude physiologique et biochimique de suspensions photomixotrophes et hétérotrophes d’Abrus precatorius, Université Clermont-Auvergne (UCA), France
    • 1985 Diploma in Biological Engineering, Polytech Clermont (ex-CUST), France
  • Educational responsibilities and professional experiences
    • 2010 - 2016 Dean of the department, Pôle facultaire Sciences, Lyon Catholic University, France
    • Since 2008 Academic director, École Supérieure de Biologie, Biochimie, Biotechnologies, Lyon Catholic University, France
  • Teachings
    • 1998 - 2018 biologie et physiologie végétale, ESTBB, Lyon Catholic University, France
    • 1998 - 2012 biologie cellulaire, ESTBB, Lyon Catholic University, France
    • 1989 - 2006 biotechnologies végétales, Lyon Catholic University, France
  • Languages
    • English - Able to teach