Ray graduated in Medicinal Chemistry from University College London (UCL), and completed a PhD in Medicinal Chemistry also at UCL.
After a period of post-doctoral reasearch investigating polyamines as N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor antagonists at the Research Triangle Institute, Durham, North Carolina, he returned to the UK to take up a position as a clinical scientist at the Gastrointestinal Laboratory, The Rayne Institure, St, Thomas Hospital, London, comparing the iron absorption of ferric hydroxide polymaltose and ferrous sulfate in iron-depleted patients,
Following lectureships at UCL, Newcastle University, and Nottingham University, Ray was appointed a Lecturer in Pharmaceutical and Chemical Sciences (PCS). He is currently a Principal Lecturer (PCS), and the Applied Chemical and Pharmaceutical Science undergraduate degree programme leader.
1995, University College London, United Kingdom, PhD
1992, University College London, United Kingdom, BSc (Hons)
Principal Lecturer in Pharmaceutical and Chemical Sciences, School of Pharmacy and Biomolecular Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, 2006 - present
Senior Lecturer in Pharmaceutical and Chemical Sciences, School of Pharmacy and Biomolecular Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, 2002 - 2006
Lecturer in Organic Chemistry, School of Chemistry, University of Nottingham, 2001 - 2002
Lecturer in Organic Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, University of Newcastle, 2000 - 2001
Lectuere in Biological Chemsitry, Department of Chemistry, University College London, 1999 - 2000