Our Stories

Kelly’s Story

Name: Kelly Hellicar College/ School: School of Life Sciences Job title: Animal Technician Assistant Photo or other suitable picture alongside: Brief description of your role: The daily care of bearded dragons, Red-footed tortoises, fish, insects and dogs. Providing...

Claire’s Story

Name: Claire Young College/ School: School of Life Sciences Job title Life Science Technician Photo or other suitable picture alongside: Brief description of your role: I currently prepare, set up and demonstrate in laboratory practical’s to undergraduates,...

Andrew’s Story

Name: Andrew Ham College/ School: Riseholme Job title: Mechatronics Technician Photo or other suitable picture alongside: Brief description of your role: Helping to put together parts onto and for Robots and making other parts for  research projects. How long have you...

Abbie’s Story

Name: Abbie Sands College/ School: College of Science, National Centre for Food Manufacturing Job title: Laboratory Assistant Photo or another suitable picture alongside: Brief description of your role: My role includes; cleaning and tidying the labs, for good work to...

Tracey’s Story

Name: Tracey Taylor College/ School: School of Life Sciences Job title: Laboratory Assistant Photo or other suitable picture alongside: Brief description of your role: Maintaining stocks of communal consumables and chemicals, organising all waste disposal and...

Leonie’s Story

Name: Dr Leonie Elie College/ School: College of Science/ School of Chemistry Job title: Senior Technician (Chemical-Pharmaceutical Sciences) Photo or other suitable picture alongside: Brief description of your role: I am the Senior Technician in...

Julian’s Story

College/ School: College of Science, JBL Schools Technical Team Name: Dr Julian Bartrup Job title: Technical Manager How long at Institution: 20 Years Kind of registration/ recognition anywhere (e.g. RSci, AFHEA): MIST Brief description of role: Managing the JBL...

Jonathan’s Story

Name: Jonathan Trotter College/ School: School of Computer Science Job title: Research project coordinator Photo or other suitable picture alongside: Brief description of your role: Jonathan’s role is to co-ordinate agri-robotic research within a small scale...

Julia’s Story

Name: Julia Steele College/ School: College of Science / School of Life Sciences Job title: Biological Sciences Technician Brief description of your role: Preparing the reagents and setting up the labs for Practicals in Biomedical Sciences, Bioveterinary Sciences and...

Helen’s Story

Name: Helen Cook College/ School: Medical School Job title: Pro Sector/Senior Technician in Anatomy Brief description of role: Facilitating teaching of anatomy. Is a prosector, so creates anatomical models and pre dissects specimens. Also liaises with Nottingham...