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Faculty of Science, Engineering and Computing.
Penrhyn Road
Kingston upon Thames
Surrey KT1 2EE

Tel: +44 (0)20 8417 9000

Mr Paul Waller

School/Department: Life Sciences, Pharmacy & Chemistry
Position: Principal Lecturer in Clinical Chemistry. Course Director, MSc Biomedical Sciences


A practicing Biomedical Scientist since 1978, gaining my State Registration in 1981, and Fellowship of the Institute of Biomedical Sciences in 1983.

Laboratory Manager for the Clinical Chemistry laboratory at North West London Hospitals NHS Trust between 1995 and 2007.

Visiting Lecturer at the University of Westminster between 2002 and 2007.

In 2008 joined Kingston University as a Senior Lecturer in Clinical Chemistry and Biomedical Sciences

In 2009 appointed as Field Leader for Taught Postgraduate Courses in Life Sciences and Course Director for the MSc in Biomedical Science

In 2014 appointed as Associate Professor in Biomedical Science

Educational and Professional Qualifications

  • 2008 - 2009 Post Graduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education
  • 2003 - 2004 Science Council Chartered Scientist
  • 1986 - 1989 MSc Analytical Chemistry, Thames Polytechnic, Greenwich
  • 1981 - 1983 Fellow of the Institute of Biomedical Science
  • 1979 - 1981 State Registered Biomedical Scientist

Research Interests

Applications of novel analytical techniques and new biomarkers to routine diagnoses;
* The use of salivary cortisol measurements in the diagnosis of Cushings Syndrome

* Hepcidin analyses in the differential diagnosis of Anaemias and Iron Overload Disease

* Evaluation of Vitamin D Deficiency

Point of Care Testing in Hospitals

Diabetes Research Group website

Teaching Area

Lecturer in LS1120 Essential Laboratory Techniques in Life Science, LS2300 Aplications of Biomedical Science, LS3040 Clinical Chemistry, LS3260 Biochemical Analysis, LS3330 Clinical Science, LS3360 Toxicology, LSM061 Biology of Disease, LSM062 Research and Organisation in Biomedical Science, LSM063 Haemopoesis and Anaemia Module Leader for LS3040 Clinical Chemistry, LSM062 Research and Organisation in Biomedical Science, LSM202 Research and Enterprise in Biotechnology. Course Director for MSc Biomedical Sciences and MSc Biomedical Sciences with Management Studies Field Leader for Taught Postgraduate Masters Courses in Life Sciences

Other Professional Activity

Honorary Registered Biomedical Scientist, Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Kingston Hospital

Member of the IBMS Clinical Chemistry Scientific Advisory Panel

Fellow of the Institute of Biomedical Sciences

National School for Healthcare Science OSFA Assessor

HCPC Registered Biomedical Scientist (Registration number BS25446)

Chartered Scientist

Affiliate member of The Association of Clinical Biochemists

Participant in the IBMS CPD scheme



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