The Department is a close knit friendly team of academic, laboratory and administration staff. As a vibrant and multidisciplinary team we have close links with the NHS and other relevant organisations to deliver leading edge programmes and research in clinical sciences, nutrition and physical activity. 


Professor of Public Health and Nutrition, Head of Department.

Mike Morris

Deputy Head of Department, Programme Leader - MSc Cardiovascular Health and Rehabilitation

Professor Saphwan Al-Assaf

Professor of Hydrocolloids & Analytical Chemistry

John Banks

Visiting Professor

Dr Stephen Fallows

Research Co-ordinator, Programme Leader Public Health Nutrition

Dr Orla Flannery

Programme leader, MSc Obesity and Weight Management


Programme Leader in BSc Nutrition and Dietetics.

Pr Paul Edwards

Professor and visiting lecturer

Lizzy Deery

Lecturer in Clinical Exercise Physiology


Senior Lecturer

Rehana Jawadwala

Senior Lecturer - Sports Nutrition

Ursula Kenny

Lecturer in Clinical Sciences and Nutrition

Dr Katherine Markwell

Senior Lecturer


Senior Lecturer in Nutritional Biochemistry, Programme Leader - MSc Human Nutrition, RNutr, FHEA


Senior Lecturer - Programme Leader MSc Exercise and Nutrition Science Chester and Dublin


Senior Lecturer, Programme Leader BSc Human Nutrition


Programme Leader BSc Nutrition and Dietetics

Professor Weili Li

Professor of Food Science & Technology


Visiting Lecturer