Experimental Officer position in Catalysis and XAFS

Cardiff School of Chemistry, Cardiff University We seek to recruit an enthusiastic highly motivated scientist with proven intellectual and technical abilities to work in of X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy techniques as applied to catalysis research as part of the UK Catalysis Hub. The post will be based on the Harwell Campus…

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Prof David Lennon

Professor of Physical Chemistry, University of Glasglow What is your background? What made you decide to become a scientist?  After leaving School at 16, I trained to be a laboratory technician in a paint factory before taking up a position as an Experimental Assistant in the Polythene Research Section of…

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Dr. James McGregor

Senior Lecturer and Director of Student Recruitment, University of Sheffield, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering I’m currently a senior lecturer in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at the University of Sheffield and one of the co-investigators on the UK Catalysis Hub grant. My route into science and…

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Dr. Andrew Logsdail

School of Chemistry, Cardiff University What is your background? What made you decide to become a scientist? I was always much better with numbers than words, and the core of my education was a combination of maths, computer science and chemistry. At school, I was really inspired by the capabilities of…

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Day of Science and Careers 2020

When: 14 October 2020Where: York SCI’s Day of Science & Careers is an annual career event designed to give information about the wide-range of careers covered in the chemical, chemistry-using and other science based industries. Speakers from a range of industrial, academic and independent backgrounds will present their career pathway…

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