Elected: 2015
Discipline: Earth Sciences and Chemistry
Professor Niamh Nic Daeid FRSE

Director, Leverhulme Research Centre for Forensic Science, University of Dundee.

Professor Niamh Nic Daeid is a leading forensic science researcher who is very highly regarded across the national and international landscape. Niamh holds leadership positions with INTERPOL and the European Network of Forensic Science Institutes (ENFSI) where she has chaired the European fire and explosion investigation working group for 4 years. She has been heavily involved in policy development, particularly in fire science investigation at national and international level, and acts as a consultant for the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and is Vice Chair of the scientific advisory board for the International Criminal Court.