Karen Wilson, Associate Editor
RMIT University, Australia
Karen Wilson is Professor of Catalysis in the School of Science at RMIT University, Melbourne, and a Distinguished Visiting Professor at Zhengzhou University, China. Prior to this she was a Chair of Catalysis and Research Director of the European Bioenergy Research Institute at Aston University, UK, where she also held a prestigious Royal Society Industry Fellowship in collaboration with Johnson Matthey. Karen holds a BA(Hons) and PhD from the University of Cambridge, and MSc in heterogeneous catalysis from the University of Liverpool, and has also held academic positions at the University of York and Cardiff University. Her research focusses on the development of tunable porous heterogeneous catalysts for use in green and sustainable chemistry, and the valorisation of waste bio-derived feedstocks for biofuels and chemicals production. She has published >250 peer reviewed articles in heterogeneous catalysis, porous materials, green chemistry and surface chemistry.