Infection Medicine

Dr Medhat Khattar

I contribute to teaching, organisation and management in the online MSc in Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases.


Dr Medhat Khattar

Teaching Fellow

  • Biomedical teaching Organisation (BMTO)
  • Edinburgh Medical School: Biomedical Sciences

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About me

I have held research and faculty positions in microbiology at a number of institutions including University of Nottingham (1989-1990), University of Edinburgh (1990-1998), Medical Research Council Virology Unit in Glasgow (1998-2000), American University of Beirut (2000-2007), University of Leeds (2009-2010) and Nottingham Trent University (2010-2015). My formative postdoctoral research work was in the area of bacterial cell division. I am fellow of the Higher Education Academy.


  • PhD Microbiology (Loughborough University – 1991)
  • MSc Medicinal Chemistry (Loughborough University – 1985)
  • BSc Microbiology (Kuwait University – 1984)
  • MA Political Philosophy (University of York – 2008)