top of page

Meet the Group

Stefan headshot square.jpg

Stefan Borsley

Stefan was born in North Wales. He obtained his MChem from the University of Manchester and PhD from the University of St Andrews under the supervision of Dr Euan Kay, working on dynamic molecular control of nanoparticle building block assembly. Stefan moved to the University of Edinburgh as a postdoctoral research associate with Prof. Scott Cockroft, working on single molecule nanopore sensing and noncovalent interactions. He returned to the University of Manchester to undertake postdoctoral and then lecturer positions in the group of Prof. David Leigh FRS, working on autonomous molecular machines. In 2023, Stefan obtained a Royal Society University Research Fellowship to start his research group at Durham University. In his free time he enjoys travelling, photography and good company!

ORCID.png
Willow.jpg

Willow Baxter

Willow comes from Suffolk. She obtained my MChem from the University of St Andrews working within the Chemical Education Research Group under the supervision of Dr Neil Keddie. Willow will be joining the group as a PhD student in October to work on chemical fuels for transmembrane pumps. In her free time she enjoys hillwalking and always has a craft project on the go.

Blank.png

Zac Orr

I will be joining the group as a PhD student in October! More information to follow...

Blank.png

Martha Noakes

I will be joining the group for an MChem project in October! More information to follow...

bottom of page