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Chris Mellingwood

Chris Mellingwood
Name
Chris Mellingwood
Title
Organisation
School of Social and Political Science University of Edinburgh
Address
Edinburgh UK
Telephone
URL
http://www.sps.ed.ac.uk/gradschool/community_and_representation/research_student_profiles/science_and_technology_studies/chris_mellingwood

Supervisors

Awards

EPSRC funding for doctoral research: 2014 - 2017

Research Projects

Linked research interests with the ERC funded project: 'Engineering Life: Ideas, Practices, and Promises'

Qualifications

MSc. (Research Methods) in History of Science, Technology, and Medicine - University of Manchester: 2013 - 2014. Merit.

BA (Hons) English - Manchester Metropolitan University: 2009 - 2012. First Class.

Selected Papers & Presentations

Mellingwood, C. (2016) 'Envisioning experimental space through automated laboratory work' Conference paper at the Society for New and Emerging technologies (S.NET) conference, Bergen, Norway, October 2016.

Mellingwood, C. (2016) '"Not something we need to worry about": Automation in biosciences laboratories' Paper presentation at SynthSys Open Centre Meeting, University of Edinburgh, Sept. 2016.

Mellingwood, C. (2016) 'The case of robotics in UK synthetic biology: envisioning experimental space through automated laboratory work' Poster presentation at STIS Annual PhD conference, University of Edinburgh, April 2016.

Mellingwood, C. (2016)Automation, expectations, and laboratory work - a robot in every lab?’ SynBio Perspectives, SynthSys opinion piece. http://www.synthsys.ed.ac.uk/news/synbio-perspectives-automation-expectations-and-laboratory-work-robot-every-lab

Mellingwood, C. (2015) 'Following the herd: paradoxes in the social study of synthetic biology' Engineering Life Project blog post. http://blogs.sps.ed.ac.uk/engineering-life/2015/12/02/following-the-herd-paradoxes-in-the-social-study-of-synthetic-biology/

Ellwood, S, Chambers, N, Llewelyn, S, Begkos, C, Wood, C. (2015) 'Debate: Achieving the benefits of patient-level costing - open book or can't look?'. Public Money and Management. 35 (1). http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09540962.2015.986893 

Chambers, N, Llewellyn, S, Adil, M, Wood, C, Begkos, C, Ellwood, S. (2014) 'Finance. It is time to open the book on NHS finances'. Health Service Journal. 124 (6403). http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25174236

Experience

Research Project Manager - University of Manchester: 2012 - 2015