Current administrative duties & Staff Training Key Academic aiming to enhance SBCS (Biology) Employability Academic for 1,250+ Students and Staff (2012-) QMUL NanoVision imaging centre: Biological TEM users management group member (2007-)
Other administrative duties in support of his academic colleagues at Queen Mary have included: SBCS IT committee Academic Staff representative 2007-2008 Previous duties At Imperial College, I supported staff and students in the following ways: 1. Faculty Safety committee Divisional Representative 2005-2007 2. GM-safety (GMSC8a) committee Divisional Representative 2005-2007 3. Divisional Seminar series organiser 2005-2007 Attended training courses - to broaden knowledge and bolster a strong workplace ethic: 8. Health and Safety management role of the Academic Supervisor (2006) 7. Introduction to Biological Safety incl. Modules 1 & 3 (refresher 2005) 6. Managing Academic & Research Staff (2004) 5. Recruitment & Selection (2003) 4. Postgraduate demonstration training (3 day course) 3. Fire Safety (Hall of Residence grade; extinguishing different fires; general planning) 2. Emergency (First-aid) Attendant (valid to 1995) 1. Centrifuge & General laboratory safety (1993-1997; several courses) Subwarden of an Imperial College Hall of Residence (living on-site 1993-1998) Advised and provided pastoral care to 180 different students each academic year (and summer holidays) for five years, being on call 24/7 up to three times per week. During this time I extinguished several fires, aided numerous ill students, including several emergency visits to casualty. Towards the end of my tenure, I was co-opted by the Hall Warden to attend several College committees for future Residence planning and Health & Safety. Postgraduate student representative on the Departmental Safety & Radiation committee (1994-1996). Academic and Departmental student representative for my undergraduate year (1990-1992). Both involving quite a number of committees and weekly chairmanship, including co-organisation of Imperial College's Life Sci. Ball (150 guests; 1992). Given the rare honour of being awarded two Full sets of Social Colours at the same ceremony - 1993.