Chris Lennard

After a PhD in Chemistry (Forensic Science) from ANU and postdoctoral work with the School of Forensic Science at the University of Lausanne, Professor Chris Lennard worked for Forensic Services, Australian Federal Police from 1994 to 2006, first as Coordinator Laboratory Services, then as Manager Forensic Operations Support when he was also Chief Scientist, responsible for coordinating forensic R&D across the AFP’s forensic portfolio.  In 2006, he became Professor of Forensic Studies at the University of Canberra. In 2014 he moved to the forensic science program at the University of Western Sydney (UWS).  His research interests include the forensic analysis of trace evidence, the evaluation of portable equipment for forensic applications, and the detection of fingermarks.

APPEARING AT: Pointing the finger: forensic science and fingerprints
WITH: Claude Roux and Sunil Badami (facilitator)
DATE: Friday 3 December
TIME: 10.30-11.30
VENUE: Metcalfe Auditorium