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Chemistry Staff Directory

Adam Alcock

Student Experience Officer
a.alcock@warwick.ac.uk

B5.05

Talk to me about: Student voice and community, student recruitment, Welcome Week, Open Days, Graduation, NSS, student and alumni communications.

Dr Lona Alkhalaf

Assistant Professor
l.alkhalaf.1@warwick.ac.uk

A1.03

Research interests: The chemistry and biology of natural products e.g. antibiotics, siderophores, phytotoxins, autoinducers and other bioactive metabolites

Martin Annis

Senior Teaching Lab Technician
Martin.Annis@warwick.ac.uk

TL4 (B4.07)

Talk to me about: Teaching and learning technical support





Dr Alex Baker

Assistant Professor - Outreach and Public Engagement
Alexander.Baker@warwick.ac.uk

MAS 4.06

Research interests: Creating and developing chemical solutions to humanitarian challenges impacting marginalised groups


Dr Mark Barrow

Reader
M.P.Barrow@warwick.ac.uk

G05 Millburn House

Research interests: Energy, environmental, and complex samples by ultrahigh high resolution mass spectrometry and advanced data processing.

Dr Livia Bartók-Pártay

Associate Professor
livia.bartok-partay@warwick.ac.uk

G201a

Research interests: Computational modelling of phase transitions and crystal structure prediction, understanding macroscopic behaviour from the microscopic.

Prof Remzi Becer

Professor
remzi.becer@warwick.ac.uk

C5.02

Research interests: Polymerization and click reactions, to prepare polymers for the oil industry, from biomass and for sequence-designed biomaterials.

Elise Bennett

Research Administrative officer
e.bennett.1@warwick.ac.uk

C5.09

Talk to me about: Chemistry research news, events, engagement and communications; REF; Open Access; Research Funding and Fellowships support.


Prof Claudia Blindauer

Professor
C.Blindauer@warwick.ac.uk

C5.10

Research interests: Inorganic biochemistry, focusing on metal-binding proteins from a variety of organisms aiming to aid the understanding of zinc homeostasis.

Prof. dr. ir. Stefan Bon

Professor
S.Bon@warwick.ac.uk

C5.24

Research interests: Polymer and colloid science with a chemical engineering approach for environmentally sustainable innovation.

Dr Katharina Brinkert

Associate Professor
katharina.brinkert@warwick.ac.uk

A1.07

Research interests: (Photo-)electrocatalytic chemical synthesis for Earth and space applications. Interface phenomena and small molecule activation.

Philip Broad

Stores Technician
p.w.broad@warwick.ac.uk

Stores (G1.00)

Talk to me about: Purchasing chemicals, lab supplies and stationery





Dr Stephen Bromfield

Director of Teaching Laboratories
Stephen.Bromfield@warwick.ac.uk

C5.27

Talk to me about: Teaching and my strategic oversight of the curriculum and underpinning processes (e.g. demonstrating) within teaching laboratories.

El Bryson

Administrative Assistant (HR)
chem-admin@warwick.ac.uk

C5.09

Talk to me about: HR processes (e.g., staff rectruitment, induction and travel support): Chemical, Structural and Synthetic Bio Cluster Support (projects, events and meetings)

Prof Tim Bugg

Professor
T.D.Bugg@warwick.ac.uk

C5.13

Research interests:
Enzyme catalysis, conversion of lignin to renewable chemicals using enzymes and engineered microbes.

Karen Buscombe

Executive Officer
Karen.Buscombe@warwick.ac.uk

C5.09

Talk to me about:Administrative support to the Head of Department and the Senior Leadership team, governance and internal communications

Louise Busk

Core Technician
l.h.busk@warwick.ac.uk

A1.12

Talk to me about: Research labs and facilities technical support.



Lee Butcher

Mechanical Engineer
lee.butcher@warwick.ac.uk

Physics Workshop (P1.34)

Talk to me about: Your bespoke mechanical equipment needs.



Suzanne Capaldi

Stores Technician
Suzanne.Capaldi@warwick.ac.uk

G1.04 (Stores)

Talk to me about:
Chemistry Stores and Goods-In



David Capper

Administrative Assistant (HR)
chem-admin@warwick.ac.uk

C5.09

Currently on parental leave. Please contact Georgia Edwards.

Ayça Cevik

Senior Support Technician (Research)
Ayca.Cevik@warwick.ac.uk

C2.00

Talk to me about: Research labs and facilities technical support




Prof Greg Challis

Professor
G.L.Challis@warwick.ac.uk

A1.04

Research interests: The chemistry and biology of natural products e.g. antibiotics, siderophores, phytotoxins, autoinducers and other bioactive metabolites

Prof Adrian Chaplin

Professor, Cluster Lead
A.B.Chaplin@warwick.ac.uk

C5.01

Research interests: Synthetic organometallic chemistry and catalysis with a supramolecular twist. Activation of alkanes and nitrous oxide.

Dr Nikola Chmel

Deputy Head of Department (Education)
N.Chmel@warwick.ac.uk

C5.17

Talk to me about: Chemistry education; spectroscopy of complex biomolecular systems; dichroism; fluorescence; dynamic light scattering; vibrational spectroscopy.

Prof Andrew Clark

Deputy Pro-Vice Chancellor
a.j.clark@warwick.ac.uk

SH2.11 Senate House

Talk to me about: Education Policy; Synthetic organic chemistry (free radical reactions, copper catalysis, atropisomers and renewable polymers).

Denise Clarke

Accounts Officer
denise.clarke@warwick.ac.uk

G1.02

Talk to me about: Chemistry finance support.



Dr Guy Clarkson

Research Officer
G.Clarkson@warwick.ac.uk

MAS3.01

Research interests: Metal complexes and their application to catalysis and materials, particularly chiral systems, their kinetics and in the elucidation of mechanisms

Dr Alex Colburn

Senior Research Officer
A.W.Colburn@warwick.ac.uk

E0.11b

Research interests: Mass Spectrometry, Ion Optics, Scanning Microscopy, Instrument Development, Electroanalytical Chemistry

Dr Paolo Coppo

Associate Professor
P.Coppo@warwick.ac.uk

A3.31

Talk to me about:
First-year Inorganic Chemistry.




Prof Christophe Corre

Professor
C.Corre@warwick.ac.uk

D0.26 Gibbet Hill

Research interests:
Bacterial Transcriptional Regulators; discovery of new bioactive natural products; Biocatalysts

Steve Dawson

Stores Manager
s.dawson@warwick.ac.uk

G1.01

Talk to me about:
Purchasing chemicals, lab supplies and stationery



Emilie Day

Postgraduate Programme Administrative Officer
Emilie.J.Day@warwick.ac.uk

M3.08

Talk to me about: Postgraduate student and CDT Support; Postgraduate taught programme management

Rob Deeth

Emeritus Professor
r.j.deeth@warwick.ac.uk

B5.05


Research interests:
Transition metal computational chemistry; applications of Ligand Field Molecular Mechanics

Dr Ann Dixon

Deputy Head of Department
(People and Culture)
Ann.Dixon@warwick.ac.uk

C5.16

Research interests: Investigating the assembly, interactions and 3-D structures of membrane proteins, particularly those associated with cancers and immunity.

Joanna Drozd

Senior Technician
j.drozd@warwick.ac.uk

A1.08

Talk to me about:
Mass Spectrometry Facilities technical support




Chris Easthope

Administrative Assistant
C.Easthope@warwick.ac.uk

C5.09

Talk to me about: HR processes (e.g., staff rectruitment, induction and travel support): Materials and Polymers Research Cluster support (projects, events and meetings).

Georgia Edwards

Administrative Assistant (HR)
chem-admin@warwick.ac.uk

C5.09

Talk to me about: HR processes (e.g., staff rectruitment, induction and travel support): Material and Polymers Cluster Support (projects, events and meetings)

Christina Forbes

Programme Coordinator
chem-pgt@warwick.ac.uk

M3.12

Talk to me about:
Postgraduate student learning support.


Dr David Fox

Associate Professor
D.J.Fox@warwick.ac.uk

B5.10

Research interests: Synthetic organic and medicinal chemistry; drug discovery and development; synthetic methodology.

Marcus Grant

Mechanical Engineer
marcus.grant@warwick.ac.uk

Physics Workshop (P1.34)

Talk to me about:
Your bespoke mechanical equipment needs.



Dr Mark Greenhalgh

Assistant Professor
Mark.Greenhalgh@warwick.ac.uk

C5.25

Research interests: Synthetic chemist; organocatalysis meets main group catalysis; novel catalysts; unconventional interactions; understanding mechanism.


Dr Edward Greenough

Teaching Fellow
e.greenough@warwick.ac.uk

B1.05

Talk to me about:
Undergraduate lab Teaching and EU research consortium project management.

Patti Grierson

Senior Support Technician (Research)
patti.grierson@warwick.ac.uk

C2.00

Talk to me about:
Research labs and facilities technical support.


Prof Scott Habershon

Professor
S.Habershon@warwick.ac.uk

G2.07 (Office 3)

Research interests:
Developing and applying new computational methods to model chemical dynamics in complex systems.

Prof Dave Haddleton

Professor
D.M.Haddleton@warwick.ac.uk

C5.18

Research interests: Sustainable polymer synthesis and catalysis for polymers in health care, 3D printing, personal care and related applications.

Dr Rachel Hand

Assistant Professor (Teaching)
rachel.a.hand@warwick.ac.uk

H0.71

Talk to me about: Global Decarbonisation and Climate Change



Prof Ross Hatton

Professor, Cluster Lead
Ross.Hatton@warwick.ac.uk

MAS2.12

Research interests: Development of electrode materials for organic and perovskite photovoltaics



Louise Hockenhull

PGCTSS Administrator
l.hockenhull@warwick.ac.uk

M3.09

Talk to me about:
The Postgraduate Certificate in Transferable Skills in Science for Doctoral Researchers.

Dr Michael Hope

Assistant Professor
Michael.Hope.1@warwick.ac.uk

Millburn House

Research interests: Using solid state NMR and other techniques to study next generation energy materials.

Dr Hannes Houck

Royal Society University Research Fellow
Hannes.Houck@warwick.ac.uk

C5.03

Research interests: E

Dr Svenja Janke

Ramsay Memorial Fellow
svenja.janke@warwick.ac.uk

MAS3.09

Talk to me about:New methods in understanding hybrid energy materials


Robert Jenkins

Core Technician
r.jenkins@warwick.ac.uk

C4.14

Talk to me about: Research labs and facilities technical support




Dr Matthew Jenner

Associate Professor
M.Jenner@warwick.ac.uk

C5.19

Research interests: Application of mass spectrometry to solve complex biological problems related to natural product biosynthesis.

Lucy Johnson

Teaching and Learning Services Manager
l.johnson.3@warwick.ac.uk

B5.05

Talk to me about: Teaching and Learning support services for student experience, from recruitment to graduation.

Dr Bora Karasulu

Assistant Professor and EPSRC Early-Career Fellow
bora.karasulu@warwick.ac.uk

MAS 4.03Link opens in a new window

Research interests: Atomistic modelling of next-generation energy storage materials, and their first-principles characterisation.

Sukhbinder Kaur

Senior Accounts Officer
Sukhbinder.Kaur@warwick.ac.uk

G1.02

Talk to me about: Chemistry finance support



Dr Sébastien LapointeLink opens in a new window

EUTOPIA-SIF Fellow
Sebastien.Lapointe@warwick.ac.uk

Chaplin Group

Research interests:Organometallics and coordination chemistry, specifically metal-ligand interactions and special reactivity of transition metals with small molecules.

Dr Daniel Lester

Platform Manager RTP
d.lester@warwick.ac.uk

C2.11

Talk to me about: The Polymer Research Technology Platform at The University of Warwick.


Prof Józef Lewandowski

Professor
j.r.lewandowski@warwick.ac.uk

A0.22 Millburn House

Research interests: Solution- and solid-state NMR led integrated structural biology. Protein dynamics. Natural products biosynthesis.

Dr Evelina Liarou

Leverhulme Fellow
Evelina.Liarou.1@warwick.ac.uk

MAS 4.06

Research interests: Polymer Physics, Polymerization Mechanisms and Advanced Electron Microscopy.



Prof Julie MacPherson

Professor
J.Macpherson@warwick.ac.uk

A1.06

Research interests: Electro- chemistry and materials science, covering electroanalysis and sensor development, electrocatalysis, modelling, electrosynthesis.

Dr Dorothea Mangels

Technical Services Manager
dorothea.mangels@warwick.ac.uk

C5.28

Talk to me about: Management of technical services, the Techncians Commitment; health and safety; Estates projects

Dr Andrew Marsh

Reader, Health and Safety Chair
A.Marsh@warwick.ac.uk

C5.15

Research interests: Supramolecular chemistry: synthesis and actions of functional molecules. Chemical virology.

Samuel Martin

Core Technician
sam.martin@warwick.ac.uk

A1.12

Talk to me about: Research labs and facilities technical support




Brandon Mattu

Core Technical Assistant
Brandon.Mattu@warwick.ac.uk

TL4

Talk to me about: Teaching and learning technical support




Prof Reinhard Maurer

Professor
R.Maurer@warwick.ac.uk

G2.03

Research interests: Hybrid materials; photo/electrocatalysis; surface spectroscopy; materials discovery; stochastic dynamics; and machine learning.

Donna McIntyre

Director of Operations
Donna.McIntyre@warwick.ac.uk

C5.07

Talk to me about: The strategic and operational planning for Chemistry and leading the development and delivery of the department’s support services.

Dr Anish Mistry

Assistant Professor (research)
Anish.Mistry@warwick.ac.uk

Scott Group

Research interests: Synthetic organic and polymer chemistry, analysis and characterisation and working in collaboration with industrial partners.

Rachel Mosses

Admin Assistant and PA to HoD
chem-admin@warwick.ac.uk

C5.09

Talk to me about: HR processes (e.g., staff rectruitment, induction and travel support): Synthesis and Catalysis Research Cluster support (projects, events and meetings)

Dr Alex Mullins

BBSRC Discovery Fellow
Alex.Mullins@warwick.ac.uk

A1.03

Research interests: Evolution-inspired engineering of non-ribosomal peptide synthetase assembly lines to create novel bioactive scaffolds.


Dr Daniel Murdock

Dr Daniel Murdock
d.murdock@warwick.ac.uk

C5.11

Talk to me about: The student learning experience. I am the Director of Undergraduate Studies in Chemistry

Dr Rebecca Notman

Royal Society Research Fellow
R.Notman@warwick.ac.uk

G204k

Research interests: Modelling and simulation of a range of systems important to materials sciecnce, biomedicine and pharmaceuticals; reserach into human skin.


Prof Peter O'Connor

Professor
P.Oconnor@warwick.ac.uk

G01 Millburn House

Research interests: Improving the performance and applications of Fourier Transform Ion Cyclotron Resonance (FTICR) mass spectrometers


Dr Diana Palacio Lozano

Leverhulme Research Fellow
d.palacio-lozano@warwick.ac.uk

Millburn House

Research interests:
Characterization of molecular constituents of petroleum-related samples using FTICR mass spectrometry.


Dr Raj Pandya

Assistant Professor
raj.pandya@warwick.ac.uk

E0.11b

Research interests:
Ultrafast spectroscopy and imaging of quantum dynamics in nanoscale energy materials.


Cecilia Paredes

Laboratory Tutor
Cecilia.Paredes@warwick.ac.uk

B1.05

Talk to me about: Undergraduate practical chemistry skills




Dr Dani Pearson

Assistant Professor (Teaching Focussed)
D.Pearson.2@warwick.ac.uk

B4.00

Talk to me about: Undergraduate teaching. Dani is the Deputy Director of Teaching Laboratories.

Anuradha Peramunugamage

Programme Coordinator
chem-undergraduate@warwick.ac.uk

B5.05

Talk to me about: Undergraduate student learning support



Prof Sébastien Perrier

Professor
S.Perrier@warwick.ac.uk

C5.26

Research interests: The synthesis of macromolecules with highly controlled and pre-determinable structures using modern polymer and organic synthetic methods.

Robert Perry

Technician
r.perry.1@warwick.ac.uk

A1.12

Talk to me about: NMR facilites technical support




Dr Sebastian Pike

Royal Society Research Fellow
Sebastian.Pike@warwick.ac.uk

MAS 4.11

Research interests: Inorganic materials on the molecular scale: photocatalysis using cluster molecules and cluster derived (nano)materials

Dr Ivan Prokes

Assistant Professor (Research)
I.Prokes@warwick.ac.uk

A1.08

Research interests: Manager of solution state NMR Spectroscopy facility. NMR methodology and structural elucidation.

Dr S Rajendrakumar

Assistant Professor (Research)
Santhosh.
Rajendrakumar@warwick.ac.uk

Perrier Group

Research interests: Santhosh explores antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties of RAFT polymers.

Rajan Randev

Deputy Technical Services and Facilities Manager
r.randev@warwick.ac.uk

B3.04

Talk to me about:
Managing technical services; teaching laboratory support

Dr Tania Read

Assistant Professor (Research)
tania.l.read@warwick.ac.uk

WEIG

Research interests: Boron Doped Diamond Sensors for Real-World Analysis


Dr Tom Ritchie

Director of Student Experience
Tom.Ritchie@warwick.ac.uk

C5.27

Talk to me about: Student experience, innovation and skills, widening participation and outreach and the history of science.


Helena Roalfe

Laboratory Tutor
Helena.Roalfe@warwick.ac.uk

B1.05

Talk to me about: Undergraduate practical chemsitry skills



Katie Roberston

Programme Coordinator
chem-pgt@warwick.ac.uk

M3.12

Talk to me about: Postgraduaate student learning support



Dr Stefan Roesner

Assistant Professor
S.Roesner@warwick.ac.uk

MAS4.02

Research interests: Continuous-flow synthesis; metal-catalysed cross-coupling reactions; synthesis of functionalised heterocycles; stereoselective synthesis.

Jo Russell

Undergraduate Programme Administrative Officer
chem-undergraduate@warwick.ac.uk

B5.05

Talk to me about:Undergraduate student support; undergraduate taught programme management


Dr Jacob Sargeant

Teaching Fellow
Jacob.Sargeant@warwick.ac.uk

MAS4.02

Talk to me about: Undergraduate teaching



Prof Peter Sadler FRS

Professor
P.J.Sadler@warwick.ac.uk

C5.14

Research interests: Chemistry of metals in medicine (bioinorganic chemistry, inorganic chemical biology and medicine).

Prof Peter Scott

Professor
Peter.Scott@warwick.ac.uk

MAS 4.01

Research interests:
Self-assembling molecules as antimicrobials and cancer medicines; interfacially-active polyolefin materials for recycling.

Ajay Sehijpal

Finance Manager
A.Sehijpal@warwick.ac.uk

G1.02

Talk to me about: Chemistry finance support



Dr Mark Senn

Royal Society Research Fellow
M.Senn@warwick.ac.uk

MAS 4.10

Research interests: understanding the link between microscopic structure of a material and its relationship to the observed macroscopic property.

Jane Shepherd

Administrative officer - HR
chem-admin@warwick.ac.uk

C5.09

Talk to me about: Management of HR support including staff recruitment, induction, travel queries, and research cluster administrative support.

Dr Lijiang Song

Reader
Lijiang.Song@warwick.ac.uk

A1.08

Research interests: MS and NMR based metabolomic and proteomic for bioactive natural product/biomarker discovery; Head of Mass Spectrometry Facility

Dr Gabriele Sosso

Associate Professor
G.Sosso@warwick.ac.uk

G2.08

Research interests: Molecular simulations of disordered systems and phase transitions. Supercooled liquids and the glass transition, crystal nucleation and growth

Prof Phillip Stansfeld

Professor
phillip.stansfeld@warwick.ac.uk

IBRB


Research interests:
Computational methods to study IMP structures, particularly multi-scale molecular dynamics simulations.

Prof Vasilios Stavros

Professor (Visiting)
V.Stavros@warwick.ac.uk

B5.05

Research interests:
Time-resolved mass and velocity map ion imaging spectroscopies for photochemistry and photophysics.

Samson Thorpe

Stores Technician
samson.thorpe@warwick.ac.uk

G1.04 (Stores)

Talk to me about:
Purchasing chemicals, lab supplies and stationery.



Dr Manuela Tosin

Associate Professor
m.tosin@warwick.ac.uk

C5.05

Research interests:
Development of chemical probes and tools for natural product and chemical biology research.


Sam Trouton

Teaching Fellow
S.Trouton@warwick.ac.uk

B4.00

Talk to me about: Undergraduate teaching



Prof Pat Unwin

Head of Department
P.R.Unwin@warwick.ac.uk

C5.08

Research interests: Discovering techniques to study electrochemical and interfacial processes; ultrasensitive probes; and surfaces-structure activity relationships.

Nishi Vasisht

Deputy Technical Services Facilities Manager
nishi.vasisht@warwick.ac.uk

C2.00

Talk to me about: Research labs and facilities technical support



Prof Richard Walton

Deputy Head of Department (Research)
R.I.Walton@warwick.ac.uk

MAS2.10

Research interests: Solid-state materials including metal-organic frameworks and transition-metal oxides for industrial applications in energy and catalysis.

Prof Mike Ward

Professor
M.D.Ward@warwick.ac.uk

MAS4.02


Research interests: Coordination and supramolecular chemistry, especially self-assembly and host-guest chemistry of metal complex cages.

Rod Wesson

Chief Technician
r.c.wesson@warwick.ac.uk

B0.13b (Electronics Workshop)

Talk to me about: Your bespoke electronic equipment needs and repairs.



Steve Williams

University Glass Blower
stephen.j.williams@warwick.ac.uk

G1.09

Talk to me about:Design, modification, fabrication and repair of bespoke and most commonly used scientific glassware.

Prof Martin Wills

Professor
M.Wills@warwick.ac.uk

C5.04

Research interests: Asymmetric catalysis and synthetic organic chemistry methodology, with applications to medicinal chemistry and chemical biology.

Dr Paul Wilson

Royal Society Research Fellow, Cluster Lead
P.Wilson.1@warwick.ac.uk

C5.12

Research interests: Organic and macromolecular electrosynthesis; platforms for sustainability and precision synthesis on the nanoscale.

Sue Wilson

Accounts Assistant
chemfinance@warwick.ac.uk

G1.02

Talk to me about: Chemistry finance support.



Dr Gokhan Yilmaz

Assistant Professor (Research)
Gokhan.Yilmaz.1@warwick.ac.uk

Becer Group

Research interests: Sequence-designed biomaterials; glycopolymers.


Iva Zivkovic

Programme Coordinator
chem-undergraduate@warwick.ac.uk

B5.05

Talk to me about: Undergraduate student learning support