Professor Nicola Tirelli (PhD, FRSC) - personal details
Role: Professor of Polymers and Biomaterials
Tel: +44 (0)161 275 2480
Stopford Building, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PT Centre for Tissue Injury & Repair & Manchester Pharmacy School
Stopford Building, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PT
Centre for Tissue Injury & Repair & Manchester Pharmacy School
Professor Nicola Tirelli hols a joint appointment as a Professor of Polymers and Biomaterials in the School of Pharmacy and in the Institute of Inflammation & Repair (MHS). He has joined The University of Manchester in December 2003 as a Senior Lecturer in the School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences, and was promoted to Chair of Polymers and Biomaterials in the same school in 2005, then holding also an appointment in the School of Materials (2010-15). Previously, he was Oberassistent, a position largely analogous to that of a Lecturer, at the ETH Zurich, Department of Materials, Institute of Biomedical Engineering headed at the time by Jeff Hubbell (12/98-12/02).
2005: EPSRC Advanced Research Fellow
2004: Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (endowed by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research).
Memberships of Committees and Professional Bodies
Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry
Member of the American Chemical Society
1996 – PhD in Industrial Chemistry, University of Pisa (Italy)
1992 – Italian “Laurea” (cum laude) – Master in Chemistry, University of Pisa (Italy)
Clinical Applications in Biomaterials (3rd year and 4th year, course of Biomaterials & Tissue Engineering, MSc Biomaterials). Various taught modules and EBLs in the CDT in Graphene NowNano, CDT in Regenerative Medicine and MRes in Tissue Regeneration