People and contacts

Chemistry Office

For all general enquiries, please contact the Chemistry department office:

Department of Chemistry 
Arundel Building 305 
School of Life Sciences
University of Sussex
Brighton, BN1 9QJ 01273 678125
01273 876687

Our staff:

Alaa Abdul-Sada

Dr Alaa Abdul-Sada
 Mass Spectrometry Academic Research Facility Manager

Mark Bagley

Professor Mark Bagley
Professor of Organic Chemistry


Professor Wendy Brown
Professor of Physical Chemistry
Subject Chair 

Dr Chen

Dr Qiao Chen
Senior Lecturer in Physical Chemistry

Prof Geoff Cloke

Professor Geoff Cloke
Professor of Chemistry

Brian Cox

Professor Brian Cox
Professor of Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Dr Cox

Professor Hazel Cox
Professor of Chemistry

Ian Crossley

Dr Ian Crossley
Senior Lecturer in Inorganic Chemistry

Iain Day

Dr Iain Day
Senior Lecturer in Chemistry and NMR Spectoscopy

Aidan Fisher

Dr Aidan Fisher
Teaching Fellow

Barnaby Greenland

Dr Barnaby Greenland
Lecturer in Medicinal Chemistry

George Kostakis

Dr George Kostakis
Senior Lecturer in Physical/Inorganic Chemistry


Richard Layfield

Prof Richard Layfield
Professor of Chemistry (Inorganic Chemistry)


Shane Lo Fan Hin

Dr Shane Lo Fan Hin
Teaching Fellow in Chemistry

Mohammed Maniruzzaman

Dr Mohammed Maniruzzaman
Lecturer in Pharmaceutics/Drug Discovery

Ali Nokhodchi

Professor Ali Nokhodchi
Professor of Pharmaceuticals and Drug Discovery

Mark Osbourne

Dr Mark Osborne
 Senior Lecturer in Chemistry

John Spencer

Professor John Spencer
Professor of Bioorganic Chemistry
Director of Research and Knowledge Exchange (School of Life Sciences)

John Turner

Dr John Turner
 Reader in Inorganic Physical Chemistry

Alfredo Vargas

Dr Alfredo Vargas
Senior Lecturer in Physical Chemistry



Dr Eddy Viseux
Lecturer in Organic Chemistry 


Research Fellows: