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Professor Claire Turner
Pro Vice Chancellor - Education

Eastern Gateway 301c


Claire Turner is an interdisciplinary scientist with a BSc in Chemistry and Biochemistry from the University of Natal and a PhD in Biochemical Engineering from UCL.

Her aim is to enable all our students to have an excellent education and student experience irrespective of their background and circumstances. She is very interested in innovations in pedagogy and how we can use these in improving the student experience.

She was previously at The Open University where she taught Analytical Science, and interdisciplinary science. Her research is focussed around the analysis of volatile organic compounds, applied to diverse field as non-invasive disease dignosis and environmental monitoring.


BSc(Hons) in Chemistry & Biochemistry (University of Natal, South Africa)

PhD Biochemical Engineering (UCL)