Dr Martin Bellwood

 Name  Martin Bellwood
 Project Manager AVA and LIVDAT
 Address    Cockcroft Institute
 Sci -Tech Daresbury
 University of Liverpool
 Warrington WA4 4AD, UK




Martin obtained his first degree in Chemistry from Lancaster University. He went on to gain his PhD studying metal-containing liquid crystal systems from the Department of Physics, UCLAN, using scattering facilities at Daresbury, RAL and Grenoble.

At the University of Surrey Martin specialised in Teaching and Learning, working closely with UK exam boards and learned societies to develop educational resources and organise training events for science students and lecturers. He then spent several years as a freelance consultant, providing IT and educational services for university researchers, companies and government agencies.

Martin returned to the HE sector, gaining experience in research management, finance and governance whilst overseeing a portfolio of charitable, RCUK, industrial and government funded research projects and initiatives.

In October 2017 he joined the QUASAR Group as a project manager for the AVA and LIVDAT networks.


Martin Bellwood has now left the QUASAR Group.