Professor Turi King

Professor Turi King

Professor Turi King is a world-renowned genetics and genealogy expert, television presenter, and award winning public speaker and author.

One of the world’s ‘rockstar genealogists’, Professor Turi King’s work covers not only family history but also the use of genetics in forensic and historical cases.

She became widely known when she was part of the team that cracked one of the biggest forensic DNA case in history, identifying the remains of King Richard III.

Professor Turi King, who has spent 20 years conducting genealogical research, has become a popular personality in the media, featured as an expert on a number of radio and television programmes talking about genetics and genealogy. She has appeared on BBC, Sky, ITV and CNN, as well as many radio stations in the UK and abroad.

Her popularity has grown with her part in the BBC Series DNA Family Secrets, presented by Stacey Dooley, in which she helps track down missing family members, reveal lost heritage and detect diseases before it is too late.

As an expert in her field, Turi is an in-demand and accomplished speaker, having given many talks around the world. She has gained much recognition and won numerous awards for her public speaking and the ability to communicate complex science to the public.

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