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Dr Craig Boote 

Educational and Professional Qualifications:

1995-1999: PhD, Structural studies of DNA using diffraction and spectroscopic methods, Keele University 

1992-1995: BSc (Physics/Biochemistry Dual Hons, 1), Keele University


Academic Positions:

2010- present: Lecturer, Cardiff University

2001 - 2011: Senior research Associate, Cardiff University

1999-2001: Research Associate, Cardiff University


School and University Roles and Committees:                  

2012-present: Deputy chair, postgraduate research committee

2012-present:: School research seminar series organiser    

2011-present: Deputy biological safety officer


Innovation and Engagement:

2012 - present: STEMNET ambassador

2010 - present: Visiting lecturer, HERCULES international training school.


Media interviews:




Invited lectures:

2013: (Key note) Diamond S4SAS Meeting, University of Sheffield, UK.

2012 : Diamond User Meeting, Diamond Light Source, UK.

     Wales & West Vision Conference, University of Newport, UK.

2010:  ESCRS Annual Congress, Paris, France.

2009:  Nanoscience and Materials Colloquium, University of Reading, UK.

2008:  Soft X-ray Imaging Workshop for Life Sciences, Diamond Light Source, UK.

2006:  Moorfields Eye Hospital, UK.  

     Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Japan.

2005   CITER annual meeting, University of Wales, Trinity College, Carmarthen, UK.      CCP13 annual meeting, Cardiff University, UK.   Awards:          2004: Royal Society Travel Award