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Dr James Hobson BSc (Hons) MSc MRes PhD

Research Co-ordinator Chemistry


    Nanoengineering of Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors (NRTI) Sustained Release Formulations

    National Institutes of Health (NIH) funded project. Collaborating with Department of Pharmacology at University of Liverpool and Division of Clinical Pharmacology at Johns Hopkins University (USA).

    Polymer Stabilised Nanoemulsions for Drug Delivery

    Developing nanoemulsion based delivery systems specifically designed to improve the delivery of poorly water soluble drugs. The main focus of the project is on Antiretroviral drugs for the treatment of HIV/AIDS.

    Centre of Excellence in Long-Acting Therapeutics (CELT)

    The Centre of Excellence in Long-acting Therapeutics (CELT) is a cross-faculty research initiative combining our world leading expertise in pharmacology and materials chemistry and working with international partners to disseminate research findings in long-acting medicine and change the global landscape of drug administration

    Research Group Membership

    • Rannard Group

    Research Grants

    In vitro and in vivo assessment of nanoemulsion co-formulations of dolutegravir and rilpivirine.


    June 2017 - December 2018