Andrew Reid

Associate Head:

(Academic), of Applied Sciences & Health, and Course Director, BSc Biological & Forensic Sciences

Andrew has a BSc in Chemistry from Strathclyde and is a registered Chartered Chemist with the Royal Society of Chemistry (MRSC C.Chem). He started his career working for the British Antarctic Survey as a Glaciologist collecting and analysing ice-cores from the Antarctic Peninsula for traces of climatic and pollution markers. Subsequently he was Quality Assurance manager for GlaxoWellcome (Now GSK) Pharmaceuticals and then spent 10 years working as a Scientist and Manager at the Forensic Science Service Ltd. He was recently appointed to the Management Board of the Forensic Institute Research Network (FIRN).

 Queen’s Award for Enterprise Logo
University of the year shortlisted
QS Five Star Rating 2020
Coventry City of Culture 2021