Our department is home to more than 40 members of academic staff, who are conducting world-class research and, alongside dedicated teaching staff, training our students. Much of their work is made possible by the administrative and technical staff who help us to make major scientific breakthroughs and create a supportive learning environment. Our labs are also staffed by teams of talented postdoctoral researchers, while our outreach team is dedicated to inspiring the next generation of physicists and astronomers.

Academic staff

Our academic staff are carrying out research across particle physics, astrophysics, materials physics and biological physics, while teaching and training our undergraduate and postgraduate students.

We also host ten emeritus and honorary members of academic staff: Emeritus and honorary staff

Teaching and technical staff

Our dedicated teaching and technical staff play a key role in delivering high quality courses to our students and making sure our laboratories are running efficiently.

Research staff

Our research staff contributing to world-leading research in our state-of-the-art laboratories.

Administrative and professional staff 

Our administrative and professional staff are essential to ensuring that we can conduct world-class research and deliver high quality teaching. They also help to make sure our students get all the support they need.

Postgraduate students

You can also contact our postgraduate students who are completing PhD research projects under the supervision of our academic staff.

You can find a complete list of all staff in the Physics and Astronomy phone directory:

Phone directory