Welcome to the Forgan Group Website!

The Forgan Group is based in the School of Chemistry at the University of Glasgow. Our research focusses on the development and application of metal-organic frameworks, MOFs, which are porous inorganic-organic hybrid constructs. For more information on our projects involving biomimetic catalysis and drug delivery, click the Research tab.

Latest News

12/04/2017 Congratulations to Isabel and Ross, who have publications out in Chem and JACS, respectively, this week. Click here for more news stories.

Current Vacancies

We currently have no funded PhD positions available, but self-funded students are welcomed all year round. Interested applicants should contact Dr Forgan directly by email, with a cover letter and copy of your CV. Placements and internships for 2017-18 are also being considered - email for details.

The Forgan Group has no PDRA positions available at present. If you have or wish to apply for external funding to work with Dr Forgan, please email him directly. If you are interested in working with the Forgan Group at any stage of your research career, click on the Join Us tab for more information.


Dr Forgan currently administers the 3rd year Inorganic Laboratories and teaches the Chemistry 1 Transition Metals lecture course - click here for additional materials. If you have any questions, please contact Dr Forgan by email.

Home.  Contact: Dr Ross Forgan, A4-15, Joseph Black Building, University of Glasgow, G12 8QQ, 01413305166, ross.forgan@glasgow.ac.uk.

Updated 31st August 2017.