If you are interested in using our facility please contact microscopy@abdn.ac.uk 

Our office is room 1.58 of the IMS Building.

Kevin Mackenzie has 40 years experience in microscopy having worked in Anatomy, Plant Science and the last 15 years based at the IMS.

Facility Manager
Institute of Medical Sciences
Aberdeen
AB25 2ZD

Tel: 01224 437447 email: k.s.mackenzie@abdn.ac.uk

Dr Debbie Wilkinson started working with microscopes during her Honours project at the end of her undergraduate degree at the University of Aberdeen, which led on to a PhD in the Musculoskeletal programme and involved extensive microscopy. She became a staff member within the facility at the end of her PhD in 2009. She can provide training on all of the microscopes we have within the facility and can also deal with sample preparation and training on the TEM and SEM, as well as micro CT.

Senior Microscopy and Application Specialist

Tel: 01224 437422  email: debbie.wilkinson@abdn.ac.uk

Gillian Milne started as a Histology Technician in the Department of Ophthalmology after graduating from University of Aberdeen before becoming part of the Facility. She is the main point of contact for TEM and is the person to go to for any histology needs you may have - cryostat, paraffin and resin processing, embedding, sectioning and histological staining.

Senior Histology and Application Specialist

Tel: 01224 437517 email: gillian.milne@abdn.ac.uk

Lucy Wight gained experience of confocal and SEM during her Masters, is the most recent addition to the facility, having joined us in 2013. She can provide training on our range of microscopes and can also assist with histology work including cryostat and paraffin processing, embedding, sectioning and histological staining.

Microscopy and Histology Specialist

Tel: 01224 437447 email l.wight@abdn.ac.uk