Fairlamb Research Group

Catalysis, Synthetic and Mechanistic Chemistry

Teaching and Administrative duties

Professor Fairlamb is involved in core and option teaching within the Department of Chemistry in York.  Previous courses taught include year 1 NMR spectroscopy and Mass Spectrometry (invidually to Chemists and Biochemists), year 1 Introduction to Organic Chemistry, and running of the year 1 Synthesis Practical Course (for 3 years).

Year 3 undergraduate chemistry: Pericyclic Reactions


Year 3 undergraduate chemistry: Metal-Mediated Organic Synthesis


Year 4 undergraduate chemistry: Advanced Organometallics in Catalysis and Organic Synthesis


Post-graduate taught course: Drug Discovery (with CIDCATS CDT programme)


Post-graduate taught course: Catalysis in Organic Synthesis


Post-graduate taught course: Inert Atmospheres and Schlenk Techniques


Research Support Director within the Department of Chemistry (2010-16)


Departmental Seminar Coordinator (2006-2015)


Coordinator for Pilot Centre for Doctoral Training in Catalysis (2012-16).


Member of Research Committee (2010-2015), including Deputy Chair (2013-2015).


Member of NMR Committee and Exceptional Circumstances Committee (undergraduate students).


Appointed member of Royal Society of Chemistry Dalton Division Council and member of the Dalton Division Awards Panel (2016-2019).   


External examiner for the MRes in Catalysis course (Imperial College London), from 2015-2018. 


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