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About Phil Sutton

Phil Sutton started at the University of Lincoln in the School of Mathematics and Physics as a Lecturer of Astrophysics 1st September 2017. He obtained his undergraduate degree at Nottingham Trent University in Physics with Astrophysics in 2006 and PhD in Astrophysics at Loughborough University in 2015. He joins us from Loughborough University where he worked as a technician and technical tutor for ten years. During his time at Loughborough he obtained was involved the teaching of observational techniques in astronomy, physics laboratories and astrophysics.

Department Responsibilities

Module leader “Physics of the Universe”


  • PhD — Loughborough University, 2015
  • BSc — Nottingham Trent University, 2006


  • First prize poster competition — NAM2012 National Astronomy Meeting,
  • First prize poster competition — Science Matters Conference


Visting Fellow - Loughborough University

Professional Affiliations

  • Royal Astronomical Society — Fellow