School of Chemical Sciences


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School of Chemical Sciences
Academic Staff - Organic Chemistry
Phone number: 01 700
Glasnevin Campus
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Academic biography

Dr Emma Coyle is a lecturer in organic and medicinal chemistry in the School of Chemical Sciences, Dublin City University (DCU), since 2014.

Dr Coyle received her BSc in Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences and PhD in Organic Photochemistry from DCU. She then joined the School of Chemistry in the University of Nottingham as a research fellow in the groups of Prof. Rob Stockman and Dr Ross Denton, in collaboration with Prof. Sean Rigby in the Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering. In 2011, she rejoined DCU as a postdoctoral researcher in the group of Dr Chris O’Brien in the National Centre for Sensor Research (NCSR). Throughout these experiences she focused on research in organic synthesis, in particular development of novel methodologies or green routes to high-value molecules.