RCSI Bahrain Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland

Dr. Declan Gaynor

Dr. Declan Gaynor
Senior Lecturer in Chemistry, RCSI-Bahrain
Director of Foundation Year, School of Medicine
Office: +973 1735 1450 Ext.: 2300


Area of Expertise:

Bioinorganic chemistry; Metal complexes of hydroxamic acids, Chemical and medical education, technology in education.



• PhD Bioinorganic Chemistry, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland 2002; MSc. Multimedia Systems, Trinity College Dublin, 2004; BSc Chemistry; University College Dublin, 1998.


Current areas of activity

• Director of Foundation Year
• Actively researching the use of technology and student centered inquiry pedagogy in third level learning.
• Actively researching first year transition problems in middle-eastern university students.
• Actively researching the synthesis and properties of multinuclear metal complexes