Loughborough academic features in influential 40 under 40 list

Dr Liam Heaney has been named by the ‘Analytical Scientist’ as one of the most influential people in analytical science in their 40 Under 40 Power List

Having completed a PhD with the School of Science in 2016, Liam is now a Senior Lecturer in Bioanalytical Science in the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences. His PhD focused on the application of analytical chemistry applying both gas chromatography- and liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry.

He has worked to develop and disseminate the use of analytical science to a wider audience within the research community. This work includes developing new lines of laboratory analysis to improve the options available for academics carrying out research projects within sports and health.

The Analytical Scientist’s Power List celebrates the industry’s rising stars, who are working towards finding the answers to the 21st century’s biggest questions. On featuring on the prestigious list, Liam commented: “I am delighted to be included on this year’s 40 Under 40 Power List. Returning as an academic to Loughborough in 2018 has provided me with a fantastic opportunity to bring back skills and knowledge learned from other roles. The inclusion on this list is a humbling recognition that our endeavours are worthwhile and appreciated by the research community.”

View the full 40 Under 40 list.

Find out more about Dr Liam Heaney’s research.