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Professor Gary Hutchison

Dean of Applied Sciences at Edinburgh Napier University, with responsibility for Life Sciences, Social Sciences, Psychology, Teacher Education and Sports Exercise and Health Sciences

Last updated: 17 October 2023

Image of Professor Gary Hutchison standing in front of a window, wearing a dark suit and tie and a white shirt.

Image of Professor Gary Hutchison wearing a dark suit and tie and a white shirt.

Bio

Gary is Dean of Applied Sciences at Edinburgh Napier University, with responsibility for Life Sciences, Social Sciences, Psychology, Teacher Education and Sports Exercise and Health Sciences. He has a background in toxicity and particle toxicology. He is responsible for leading Nano safety research at the university and is member of the Hazardous Substances Advisory Committee for Defra. Dr Hutchison was previously a member of the NANoREG UK steering group and the UK Government Nanotechnologies Strategy Forum.

Professor Hutchison's appointment as a member of the COT expires on 31st May 2025.

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Employee 

Dean of Applied Sciences at Edinburgh Napier University.

Membership

FSA Register of Specialists,

British Toxicology Society,

Registers of Specialists of Office for Product Safety & Standards,

Scottish Government Chemicals Policy Network & Chair,

Board of Governance, Scottish Institute for Policing Research.

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