Dr Martin Khechara

Following his initial training as a microbiologist and after gaining his doctorate, Dr Martin Khechara joined the University of Wolverhampton as a lecturer in Biomedical science in 2008 and became a senior lecturer in 2014. During his time as an academic he has developed a unique and engaging teaching style that has integrated a range of technologies to enhance the student learning experience - with a particular focus on video. He has also developed a very keen interest in the communication of science to the public and public understanding of science. As part of this, he is currently the lead of a public engagement group called ‘Science Shack’ which provides exciting engaging and educational science experiences for schools and the community as a whole.