Chris has over thirty years of Chemistry teaching experience, including in roles such as Head of Chemistry, Director of Studies, Deputy Head and as Head Teacher of a large online school. He is also an ISI team inspector, and in this role has held responsibility for many areas, including the quality of teaching and learning. In his work with aspiring chemists, he has prepared pupils for the British Chemistry Olympiad competition and has supported many pupils in successful applications to Oxford, Cambridge and other Russell group universities.
Chris holds a degree in Chemistry and a PhD in Mass Spectrometry and Translational Energy Spectroscopy, both from Swansea University. He enjoys cycling and spending time reading about the history of Science, and Chemistry in particular.