The FoNS-MAD Organising Committee is formed of members of staff representing Departments across the Faculty of Natural Sciences. The Committee is chaired by Prof. Ramon Vilar of Chemistry.

Professor Ramon VilarProfessor of Medicinal Inorganic Chemistry, Department of Chemistry

Professor John TischProfessor of Laser Physics, Department of Physics

Dr Patrik JonesReader in Metabolic Engineering, Department of Life Sciences

Rebecca Middleton- Education Manager, Faculty of Natural Sciences


Supporting Staff

The Organising Committee are very grateful for the valuable assistance of various members of staff across the College who support the FoNS-MAD teams during their summer lab placements. In 2017, these staff included:

Department of Chemistry:

Dr Nick Brooks, Lecturer

Department of Life Sciences:

Dr Patrik Jones, Reader in Metabolic Engineering

Department of Materials, Faculty of Engineering:

Mr Benjamin Chan, Teaching Laboratory Technician

Dr Martyn Mclachlan, Senior Lecturer