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RSC Alternative Careers in Chemistry Talk

A presentation on careers for chemists in Forensic Science followed by a buffet lunch and chance to chat with the speaker.

Date: 16 November 2011 11:00 - 12:30

Event Subject(s): Analytical
Forensic Science
International Year of Chemistry


Newcastle University
Bamburgh Room
King's Road Centre
United Kingdom

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RSC Organiser Information

Newcastle upon Tyne and North East Local Section

Jointly organised with: Newcastle University Chemistry Postgraduate Committee

Sponsored by: RSC ChemNet

Contact for Event Information

Name : Mr David Molyneux

Bedson Building
Newcastle University
United Kingdom

Tel: 0191 222 7056

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Speaker Information:
Sophie Carr is Programme Director and Senior Lecturer in Forensic Science at Northumbria University. Prior to joining Northumbria University she was a Senior Forensic Scientist with the Wetherby Laboratory of the Forensic Science Service. Her role was that of a scene attending scientist with expertise in the analysis and interpretation of body fluids and DNA, including blood pattern analysis. The majority of her daily caseload involved the investigation of sexual, violent and major crimes ranging from assaults to undetected murders. During that time she amassed nine years experience providing statements and expert witness evidence for criminal investigations at Crown Court. In addition, during the latter part of her career, she managed two forensic teams, specialising in Violent Crime and Sexual Offence Investigation.

Additional categories: Careers

Access: Public Event

Ticket/Registration Information:
Attendance is limited, so please register your interest by email in advance to avoid disappointment.

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