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

Tel: +44 (0)20 8417 9000

Dr Nicholas Wood

School/Department: Life Sciences, Pharmacy & Chemistry
Position: Principal Lecturer

Educational and Professional Qualifications

  • 1989 - present BSc, PhD, PGCLTHE, FHEA, GPhC, MPSI, MRSC

Research Interests

formulation and testing of unlicensed drug products;
stability of drugs and excipients in non-ICH conditions;
adsorption of dyes, flavours, and drugs;
updating pharmaceutical monographs

Teaching Area

pharmaceutical syntheses; drug development; spectroscopy; applied pharmaceutics; industrial pharmacy; pharmaceutical analyses; regulatory affairs.

Other Professional Activity

subject area lead of KU pharmaceutics and microbiology teaching and administration;
member of the School Management Group;
KU representative to Industrial Pharmacists Liaison Group of the RPSGB;
a member of Downland branch of the RSC;
undertake occasional locum duties as a pharmacist, enabling seeing medicines in use, plus also engage with patients and other members of the healthcare team.

    +Professional Experience