Engineering Laboratory

Lancaster University Technician Website

Our University has signed up to the Technician Commitment which is a university and research institution initiative, led by a steering group of sector bodies, with support from the Science Council and the Technicians Make It Happen campaign.

Technicians At Lancaster University

There are 121 technician's at Lancaster University, with a wide variety in their roles it is not uncommon to have technical staff in each department. This pie chart shows the departments in which our technician's work, updated 23.11.22

5% Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
11.6% Faculty of Health and Medicine
17.4% Physics
8.3% Chemistry
19.8% Information Systems Services
11.6% Engineering
20.7% LEC
5.8% Other

News and Events

Thanks to the Chemistry department for a great Technician's Forum held in Chemistry on 18th April.

There were some great presentations including an update on the Career Framework (previously Career Pathways) and short talks on Outreach, CPD and Sustainability. Technicians were also updated on progress on the Technicians Commitment and invited to comment on priorities for the action plan for the next 3 years currently being formulated. Please do fill in the form circulated by Tim Gregson by email on 19th April.

Events of interest

Have you any work you are proud of and want to share? Anything good to celebrate, e-mail Elisabeth Shaw.

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Hazardous Waste Collection Dates

Hazardous waste is collected by Avanti now called Tradebe, 4 times per year. Contact your department rep if you have any queries or have any waste to add to the collection.

Chemistry: Helen Quirk/ Naseem Aktar

Physics: Steve Holden

LEC: Sam Jones

Engineering: Ashley Jones

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