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Pro Vice-Chancellor (REF)

Glen McHale BSc (H), PhD, FInstP, FHEA, SMIEEE
Professor of Applied & Materials Physics and Pro Vice-Chancellor (REF)

Professor Glen McHaleProfessor McHale is Pro Vice-Chancellor (REF). He was previously Pro Vice-Chancellor for the Faculty of Engineering and Environment, after having joined Northumbria University from Nottingham Trent University in 2012 where he was a Professor and Head of the Research & Graduate School (Science & Technology) in the College of Arts & Science and formerly Head of Physics & Mathematics. Prior to joining Nottingham Trent in 1990 he held a Royal Society European Fellowship at the University of Paris VI (Pierre et Marie Curie) and previously worked at the University of Nottingham where he gained a PhD in Applied Mathematics and a BSc (Hons) First Class in Mathematical Physics.

Glen is a Fellow of the Institute of Physics and a Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineers. His research has attracted over forty funding awards including twenty RCUK grants, mainly as Principal Investigator, and including an EPSRC Platform Grant awarded only to world-leading groups. He has published over 160 refereed journal papers, which are cited ca. 700 times annually, and has been awarded seven patents. He is an editorial board member of Advances in Colloid & Interface Science, a member of the EPSRC Peer Review College, and has been a UK Management Committee representative on COST Actions, and was a member of sub-panel 13 for "Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Metallurgy and Materials" for the UK Research Excellence Framework (REF2014).

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