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Dr Helen Allan

Senior Research Associate and Laboratory Manager

Summary
 Helen Allan is a Senior Research Fellow and Laboratory Manager in the Organic Section providing support to the Head of the Section, Professor Jim Anderson. Her role also involves organisation and content development of the organic laboratories for undergraduates and taught masters students. She has worked at UCL since 2009. Prior to this she studied for her PhD with Prof Jim Anderson at the University of Nottingham and worked at AstraZeneca and Dextra. 
Summary of research group
 Currently Helen’s work with Professor Anderson focuses on the synthesis of novel luciferin analogues for use in bioluminescent imaging. 
Research highlights
 
    Research Facilities
      
    Awards
     
    • Provost Teaching Award: Team Collaboration and Achievement in Teaching for CHEM160x (2016)
    • MAPS Teaching Award for 3rd Year Lab Development (2015)
    Research interests
     
      Memberships
       
        Teaching
         
        • CHEM1005
        • CHEM1006
        • CHEM160x
        • CHEM1201
        • CHEM2201
        • CHEM3006
        • Transferable Skills for Scientists