Professor John Banks

Visiting Professor
John Banks

Professor John Banks HNC, BSc, MSc, PhD

John Banks is a Professor and Senior Research Fellow at Chester University. He has a formal educational (undergraduate and post graduate levels) background in clinical chemistry, agriculture and applied zoology, animal nutrition and physiology and biochemistry. He has worked in all these areas, the development of rapid assays, the study of mycology and mycotoxins and other quality parameters in food and feed. These were in conjunction with large national and international projects and he has published widely in the above areas.

Currently he is involved in business engagement and knowledge transfer plus the preparation and delivery of research funding from various donors in the food and feed areas.

He is also an external post Graduate examiner for universities in two different counties and also a reviewer for peer reviewed papers.