Education and Training

Dr Richard Holmes



1997 - 2001 - PhD. - Instrumentation and Analytical Science

Department of Instrumentation and Analytical Science, UMIST, Manchester
Research Theme - Optical Waveguide Detectors for Microfluidic Sensor Devices.

1996 - 1997 - M.Sc. - Analytical Chemistry

School of Chemistry, Staffordshire University,
Research Theme - Analysis of Polyaromatic Hydrocarbons by HPLC

1993 - 1996 - B.Sc.(Hons) - Applied and Analytical Chemistry

School of Chemistry, Staffordshire University,
Research Theme - Analysis of Selenium Speciation Effects


Professional Qualifications and Training
2018 - GDPR Training - University of Bradford
2017 - Administration of Marie Curie ITN projects - UKRO
2017 - Bradford Leader Programme - University of Bradford
2014 - Managing Large and Complex Projects - ARMA
2013 - Chemical Engineering for Scientists - IChemE
2010 - LabVIEW Core Programming - National Instruments UK
2009 - 2011 - Researchers into Management - Level 5 Qualification accredited by the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM)
2007 - IOSH Managing Safety - Accredited by the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health
2007 - Laboratory Safety - Portable Appliance Testing - Accredited by the University of Manchester
2005 - 2007 - Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice (AHEA) - Accredited by the Higher Education Academy (Associate)

Professional Memberships
2016 - Present - Member of the EPSRC Peer Review College
2014 - 2018 - Member of the Association of Research Managers and Administrators (ARMA)
2013 - 2014 - Member of the University Industry Innovations Network
2013 - 2014 - Affiliate of the Institute of Physics (IoP)
2010 - 2013 - Affiliate of the Institute of Chemical engineering (IChemE)
2005 - Present - Chartered Scientist (C.Sci) - Royal Society of Chemistry
2004 - Present - Chartered Chemist (C.Chem) - Royal Society of Chemistry
2004 - Present - Full Membership (MRSC) - Royal Society of Chemistry
1997 - 2004 - Graduate Membership (GRSC) - Royal Society of Chemistry

Achievements
2012 - Shortlisted for Simply Engineering Competition at the British Science Festival
2010 - Short-Listed - EPSRC NOISEMAKER Scheme
2000 - BTEC Foundation Studies in Exercise - Manchester City College
1998 - 2001 - President and Treasurer - UMIST Fencing Society
1998 - 1999 - Club Leader’s Award - British Fencing
1999 - Short-listed - SOCSA / SCI Innovation Prize
1999 - Best PhD Research Poster - RSC Analytical Science Network Conference
1999 - Departmental PhD Research prize - DIAS,
1992 - Full Driving License, 1992





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