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Meet the department

Head of Department

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Dr Ian Cunningham

Senior Teaching Fellow in Chemistry, Head of Department of Chemistry

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Professor Adrian Dobbs

Professor of Organic Chemistry and Head of School of Chemistry & Chemical Engineering

Academic staff

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Dr Maya Al Sid Cheikh

Lecturer in Analytical Chemistry

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Professor Melanie Bailey

Theme Leader for Health and Food Technologies, EPSRC Fellow, and Reader in Analytical Science

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Dr Nathaniel Bingham

Lecturer in Chemistry

Dr Daniela Carta

Lecturer in Physical Chemistry

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Dr Carol Crean

Reader in Physical and Materials Chemistry

Dr Monica Felipe-Sotelo

Lecturer in Radiation and Analytical Chemistry

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Professor Brendan Howlin

Professor of Computational Chemistry

Professor Dulcie Mulholland

Professor of Organic Chemistry

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Professor David Read

Professor of Radiochemistry

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Dr Ian Riddlestone

Lecturer in Inorganic Chemistry

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Dr Peter Roth

Senior Lecturer in Applied Organic/Polymer Chemistry and School Postgraduate Research Director

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Dr Marco Sacchi

Royal Society University Research Fellow, Principal Research Fellow in Physical and Computational Chemistry, Theme Leader in Sustainable Energy and Materials Research

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Dr Patrick Sears

Senior Lecturer in Chemistry and Forensic Analysis

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Dr Scott Turner

Senior Lecturer in Solid State Materials, Director of Learning and Teaching for Chemistry

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Professor John Varcoe

Professor in Materials Chemistry and Director of Research

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Dr David Watson

Senior Lecturer in Physical and Materials Chemistry and Undergraduate Admissions Tutor

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Dr Daniel Whelligan

Senior Lecturer in Organic/Medicinal Chemistry

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Dr James Wright

Lecturer in Physical, Analytical and Inorganic Chemistry

Research staff

Dr Victoria Frankland

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

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Dr Agron Hoxha

Postdoctoral Researcher

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Dr Holly-May Lewis

Research Fellow

Dr Winnie Tang

Postdoctoral research fellow

Postgraduate research students

Daniel Baqer

Postgraduate Research Student

Claire Davison

Postgraduate Research Student

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Cecile Frampas

Postgraduate Research Student

Roisin Guthrie

Postgraduate Research Student

Hannah Jefford

Postgraduate Research Student

Yuman Li

Postgraduate Research Student

Katie Longman

Postgraduate Research Student

Mason Malloy

Postgraduate Research Student

Simone Mathias

Postgraduate Research Student

Roma Mulholland

Postgraduate Research Student

Athanasios Nikolaou

Postgraduate Research Student

Qamar Nisa

Postgraduate Research Student

Anthony Payne

Postgraduate Research Student

Marcus Purse

Postgraduate Research Student

Jason Raymond

Postgraduate Research Student

Hammy Salam

Postgraduate Research Student

Matt Spick

Postgraduate Research Student

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Charlotte Vale

Postgraduate Research Student

Emeritus staff

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Professor Angela Danil de Namor

Emeritus Professor Physical Chemistry

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Professor Bob Slade

Professor (Chemical Technology) and Professor Emeritus

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Professor Neil Ward

Emeritus Professor in Analytical Chemistry

Visiting staff

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Professor Richard Allington

Visiting Professor of Chemistry

Dr Chris Amodio

Senior Teaching Fellow of Chemistry

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Dr Kajally Jobe

Visiting Lecturer of Industrial Chemistry

Dr Moses Langat

Visiting Research Fellow of Chemistry

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Professor William Lockley

Visiting Professor of Chemistry

Dr Eduard Mas Claret

Visiting Research Fellow of Chemistry

Professor Spencer Taylor

Professor of Surface and Colloid Chemistry