Positron Emission Tomography Centre

Staff Profile

Dr Stephen Hobson

Radiochemistry Production Manager


I am the Production Manager for the PET Tracer Production Unit at Newcastle University. We are part of the Imaging Hub for the Faculty of Medical Sciences (formerly the Centre for InVivo Imaging) 

My role is to deliver a diagnostic imaging service to University and NHS colleagues in the North East.


PhD Synthetic Organic Chemistry - University of Glasgow 

BSc (Hons) Biological Chemistry - University of Dundee

Previous Positions

2009-2013 Research Associate, Newcastle University - Radiochemistry & Flow Chemistry 

2013-2017 Research Associate, Newcastle University - Medicinal Chemistry and drug discovery