School of Dental Sciences

Staff Profile

Bryan Murchie

Clinical Fellow in Restorative Dentistry


Current Position

  • Clinical Fellow in Restorative Dentistry, Newcastle University

Previous Positions

  • Vocational Trainee (VT) in General Practice, 2011-2012
  • General Dental Practitioner, 2012-2016
  • Dental Core Trainee, Restorative Dentistry Department Newcastle Dental Hospital, 2016-2017
  • Dental Core Trainee, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department Queen Victoria Hospital, 2017-2018


  • Bachelor of Dental Surgery, Dundee 2011
  • Membership of Joint Dental Faculties, 2014
  • Masters degree in Restorative Dentistry, with Distinction, Manchester 2016
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Medical Education, Cardiff 2018


  • British Dental Association
  • Membership of Joint Dental Faculties
  • Member of the BDA Northern Branch Council
  • Board member of MJDF committee, West of Scotland
  • FHEA
  • MDTFEd
  • Admissions panel member


    Masters research degree undertaken investigating Calcium Hydroxide compared with Mineral Trioxide Aggregate with regards to both clinical and radiographic outcomes.

    Currently undertaking PhD research.




    • Obtained status as a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy 2018
    • Obtained Post Graduate Training in Medical Education 2018

     Undergraduate Teaching:

    • Clinical lead for Key Clinical Skills
    • Stage 2 BDS/Stage 1 ODHS Chair of Board of Examiners (BoE)
    • Periodontology
    • BDS examiner
    • ARC / CONS
    • Personal tutor
    Postgraduate Teaching:
    • Teaching MSc students at the University of Manchester
    • Training MJDF students at Glasgow