Clinical Research Facility Technician
+44 (0) 1392 727470
Living Systems Institute T02.01
Living Systems Institute, University of Exeter, Stocker Road, Exeter, EX4 4QD
I am currently seconded to the Living Systems Instititute as Laboratory Manager.
Steve is the Laboratory Manager for LSI, on secondment from the College of Medicine and Health. Steve’s previous experience is in forensic science, as a drugs examiner in a UKAS accredited government laboratory, and then as a research technician in the university’s Clinical Research Facility, where he was responsible for sample tracking in accordance with the Human Tissue Act.
Within LSI, Steve is responsible for the core technical team in the LSI, provision of technical services to laboratory users and health and safety in LSI labs. This includes team management of the technical team, ensuring continuity of service through staff absence, coordination of engineers and estates repair requests, service contracts for equipment, equipment procurement and installation, maintaining health and safety documentation, inductions for new lab users. Steve is the main point of contact for technical services issues in the LSI laboratories.
Steve is a Member of the Institute of Science and Technology (IST), the professional body for technical staff and a Registered Scientist with the IST. Steve has recently applied to be an assessor for IST competency submissions.
2015: BSc Natural Sciences (Chemistry) Open University
2017: Registered Scientist, Institute of Science and Technology