Meet the team
Mr Joel Able
- Laboratory Technician
- 01522 88 6458
- Short Biography:
After obtaining a degree in Forensic Science from the University of Lincoln, Joel was snapped up to work as a Laboratory Technician within the Chemical-Pharmaceutical Sciences technical team. For part of his time, Joel is responsible for the preparation and delivery of undergraduate and Master’s level chemistry, forensic science and pharmacy practicals.
However, alongside teaching duties, Joel can make use of his considerable technical expertise in undertaking project work. Joel is responsible for the operation and maintenance of several major pieces of analytical instrumentation, which contribute towards research projects within JBL Science and elsewhere at the University of Lincoln. This includes the Simultaneous Thermal Analyser, FTIR spectrometers and a range of spectrophotometers.
In June 2017, Joel was awarded Registered Scientist status by the Royal Society of Chemistry for which he is also an Associate Member.
- After obtaining a degree in Forensic Science, Joel now utilises his multidisciplinary knowledge, particularly in chromatographic and spectroscopic analytical techniques, to assist with teaching and research at the university.