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17 November, 2023

As the School of Nursing and Midwifery’s Technical Manager and the Technical Lead for Simulation, Kevin has been instrumental in the delivery of the new InterSim, a unique and innovative educational centre.


Queen's University Belfast has announced the launch of its new Technician Apprenticeship Programme, set to begin in September 2023.

Latest News | 8 June, 2023

Chris Preshaw, Technical Manager in Biological Sciences, was among the esteemed guests present at the Coronation ceremony of King Charles III.

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Technician Commitment at Queen's |

Following the approval of the Action Plan in January 2021, the Steering Group agreed to the setting up of five working groups who will begin to address and respond to the twenty eight points that were identified.

Latest News | 29 April, 2021

Technicians at Queen's came together for a virtual networking event on Friday, 23rd April 2021.  

12 April, 2021

These awards are open to anyone working in higher education across the UK and Ireland. For QUB Technicians the most notable category is “Outstanding Technician of the Year”.

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Awards | 20 October, 2020

We are delighted to hear that Aine has been shortlisted for this recent addition to the Times Higher Education Award. Aine is a technician in the School of Pharmacy contributing to education and research within the School.

Recent Event | 11 November, 2020

The IST 1/2 Day Virtual Conference took place on Wednesday 11th November 2020 9.15am - 1.30pm

Technicians making buffer covid19
Awards | 31 August, 2020

Throughout the pandemic technical from across the Faculty of Health and Life Sciences have supported the QUB Covid-19 response by helping to produce buffer solution on campus which is vital for Covid-19 testing facilities in Northern Ireland.

Technical AFHEA award
Awards | 11 May, 2020

Congratulations to Gail Carson and Áine McGuckin, technicians from the School of Pharmacy, recently awarded HEA Associate Fellowships for their contribution to teaching.

News | 6 May, 2019

Nominations are now open for THE Outstanding Technician of the Year 2020

Showcase Event | 23 September, 2019

The University-wide event brought together staff, visitors and students for a range of talks, demonstrations and displays that showed off the work carried out by the University's skilled and diverse technical staff.

Visit | 31 May, 2019

Technical staff Kirsty McLaughlin and Gaurang Patel provided a laboratory tour of the Tissue Culture facilities in the Centre for Cancer Research and Cell Biology in May.

Networking Event | 30 May, 2019

Register now for the QUB Technicians Networking Event Thursday 6th June, 2pm-4pm, Peter Froggatt Centre

Conference | 1 May, 2019

Technicians attended the Annual CED Teaching and Learning Conference

Awards | 29 April, 2019

Congratulations to Dr Rebecca Delaney, pictured here with Professor Alan Stitt, receiving her Professional Registration at Registered Scientist (RSci) level certifcate.

Awards | 14 December, 2018

Congratulations to technician Brendan McNamara who has achieved registration at Chartered Scientist (CSci) level.

Faculty Event | 19 June, 2018

On Tuesday 19 June over 100 technical staff came together in the North Lecture Theatre, MBC, for the first MHLS Faculty Technician Event.

Competition | 21 November, 2019

The National Technician Development Centre is holding a photo competition for technical staff across the country. As always, our aim is to promote the vital role that technicians play in their workplace.

Chris Preshaw Staff Excellence award
Awards | 29 March, 2019

Congratulations to School of Biology Chief Technician Chris Preshaw on winning the Lifetime Achievement Staff Excellence Award

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