Katherine McBride

Process Development and Research Officer

Dr Katherine McBride is Process Development and Research Officer at the National Forum, working across SATLE-funded initiatives, the DELTA Awards, the VITAL consultation, and cross-Forum research.

Previously, Katherine worked at Queen’s University Belfast, supporting postgraduate training in analytical chemistry and working on various research projects in both research and technical roles. This was where she completed her PhD in Chemical Engineering on the topic ‘Optimising the magnetocaloric response of manganate perovskites: a crystallographic and magnetic study’. Before this she worked in post-primary education in Northern Ireland, teaching chemistry and both general and applied sciences.