Elected: 2019
Discipline: Earth Sciences and Chemistry
Professor Jan Skakle FRSE

Personal Chair, School of Natural and Computing Sciences, University of Aberdeen.

Professor Jan Skakle is a solid-state scientist and is a Fellow of both the Institute of Physics and Royal Society of Chemistry. Her research focus is on structure/property relationships in oxide materials and in general the application of crystallography and diffraction of methods to materials problems. Jan has worked at the University of Aberdeen since 1994 and served as Head of the School of Natural and Computing Sciences from 2012 to 2018. She was a founding inventor of the synthetic bone-graft company Sirakoss.