Mr Brian Paterson

Mr Brian Paterson
Mr Brian Paterson
Mr Brian Paterson

Thermal Analysis Technician

Technical Resources Officer

Email Address
Telephone Number
+44 (0)1224 273804
Office Address
G29 Meston Building
Old Aberdeen Campus
Meston Walk
AB24 3UE

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School of Natural and Computing Sciences


Technical Resources Officer Oct 23 -

Thermal Analysis Technician based in Chemistry since 1992.

Chair Unite the Union Aberdeen Educational Branch



  • ONC Biological Sciences 
    1989 - Aberdeen College 
  • HNC Biotechnology 
    1991 - Dundee Institute of Technology 
  • Junior Service Engineer Thermal Analysis 
    1999 - Mettler Toledo Suisse 
  • Senior Service Engineer Thermal Analysis 
    2000 - Mettler Toledo Suisse 
  • Junior TA Service Expert Thermal Analysis 
    2004 - Mettler Toledo Suisse 
  • Senior TA Service Expert Thermal Analysis 
    2007 - Mettler Toledo Suisse 
  • Mass Spectrometer Utilisation and Service 
    1999 - Balzers Ltd, Liechtenstein 
  • Mental Health First Aid 
    2020 - Aberdeen College 
  • Early Management Development Programme 
    2011 - University of Aberdeen 

Memberships and Affiliations

Internal Memberships

Mental Health First Aider, Workplace Dignity Network.

Union representative - Partnership and Negotiating Committee, Race Equality Strategy Group, Dignity at Work and Study Group, Campus Planning Group, Professional Services Regrading Panel.

Former Trustee University Superannuation and Life Assurance Scheme.

Former member University of Aberdeen Court.

External Memberships

Chair, Unite the Union (University of Aberdeen Educational Branch)

Prizes and Awards

Royal Society of Chemistry Technician of the Year (Higher Education and Research) 2014

Times Higher Education Shortlisted Nominee Outstanding Technician of the Year 2019

University of Aberdeen Shortlisted Nominee Principals Excellence Awards 2021.