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Sharon Ashbrook

Sharon Ashbrook is currently a Reader in Physical Chemistry at the University of St Andrews. She is involved in all aspects of higher education, from scientific research to teaching and lecturing.
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physical chemistry
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Des Balmforth

Des Balmforth is VP Airborne AESA Radar for the Airborne and Space Systems Division of Leonardo, a global high-tech company and a key player in aerospace, defence and security.
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defence industry, management, aerospace, leadership
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James Chalmers

James Chalmers is a senior lecturer in law at the University of Edinburgh, where he teaches criminal law and evidence. He is the author of a number of books in this area, including Criminal Defences and Pleas in Bar of Trial (2006, with Fiona Leverick), Legal Responses to HIV and AIDS (2008) and The New Law of Sexual Offences in Scotland (2010).
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law, crime, evidence
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Aileen Fyfe

Dr Aileen Fyfe is Reader in Modern British History at the University of St Andrews. She was born in Glasgow, educated at Cambridge, and spent a decade at the National University of Ireland, Galway, before returning to Scotland in 2010.
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history, science, technology
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Alan Gow

Dr Alan J. Gow is a Lecturer in Psychology at Heriot-Watt University. With a background in Psychology, his research focuses on the identification of lifestyle and psychosocial factors that predict successful ageing, primarily cognitive ageing.
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psychology, healthy aging
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Faye Hammill

Faye Hammill is Professor of English at the University of Glasgow, and has previously held posts at Strathclyde, Cardiff and Liverpool Universities. She has a PhD in Canadian literature from the University of Birmingham. Her research is in the field of early 20th-century North American and British literature and print culture.
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English, Literature
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Giles Hammond

Dr Hammond gained his PhD from the University of Birmingham in 1999 where he worked on the development of a cryogenic torsion balance used to place new short-range limits on putative forces coupling spin and gravity.
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astrophysics, gravitational research
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Gareth Harrison

Professor Gareth Harrison is Bert Whittington Chair of Electrical Power Engineering and Deputy Head of the Institute for Energy Systems at the University of Edinburgh. Originally from northwest England he came to Edinburgh as an undergraduate to study Engineering. He continued to a Doctorate before being appointed as a Research Fellow in 2000.
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renewable energy, electricty systems, electronics
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Jennifer Hastie

Jennifer Hastie is a Research Team Leader at the Institute of Photonics, University of Strathclyde with a main interest in optically-pumped semiconductor disk lasers (SDLs, also known as VECSELs) for high spatial and spectral brightness and broad tunability at novel wavelengths.
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physics, photonics

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Chris Dalglish works with cultural heritage as a means of realising a range of social benefits.  In particular, he is interested in the role of cultural heritage in community development.  Chris trained as an archaeologist (MA Hons Glasgow; PhD Glasgow) and has worked in the public, private and academic sectors. 

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