* Dr Tom Podesta - Bristol ChemLabS Teaching Fellow

Tom Podesta

Tom Podesta obtained both his BSc and PhD degrees in chemistry from the University of Leeds, the latter in 2001.

He carried out his PhD in the areas of coordination and organometallic chemistry.

In 2001 he joined the group of Professor Guy Orpen here at Bristol, working as a post-doctoral research assistant. He worked on the crystal synthesis of organic/inorganic hybrid salts.

In 2004 he took up his current position as Teaching Lab Manager for the 2nd and 3rd Years Teaching Laboratories.

Tom won the Award Recognising Support for Teaching and Learning for 2008/09 and the School of Chemistry Teaching Award for 2008 jointly with Dr Tim Obey.

Email: Tom.Podesta@bristol.ac.uk

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