Staff in the Centre for Interdisciplinary Science

In the Centre for Interdisciplinary Science the major component of teaching is delivered by teaching dominant lecturers, who hold qualifications in both research and teaching and whose principal focus is on teaching and the development of effective teaching.

Our teaching method generates high quality staff-student interactions, collaborative learning and a strong sense of community, all of which are known to contribute to student learning gains.

Staff based in the Centre


Dr Cheryl Hurkett

Cheryl portrait 2014

Centre Director, Senior Personal Tutor, Physics Teaching Lecturer and Accessibility Tutor

Dr Sarah Gretton

Sarah portrait 2014

Biology Coordinator, Equal Opportunities Officer

Dr Dylan Williams

Dylan portrait 2014

Chemistry Teaching Lecturer

Dr Paul Abel

Paul A portrait 2014

Maths Teaching Fellow, Study Abroad Tutor

Dr Kath Clark

Kath Portrait 2016

Biology Teaching Fellow, Careers Tutor

Alex Mack

Alex portrait 2014

Programme Administrator

Professor Derek Raine

Derek portrait 2014

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