Dr Michael Mckeever

Lecturer, Pharmacy
Office (MPharm) - 255C
First Floor
Grove Building
Singleton Campus
Available For Postgraduate Supervision


Dr McKeever is from Northern Ireland where he completed his BSc (Hons) Medicinal Chemistry at Queen’s University Belfast. He decided to pursue a MSc and PhD in Organic Chemistry at the University of Missouri – St. Louis, in the United States, where his research was centred around novel drug design to combat antimicrobial resistance. While studying in the US, he also developed a passion for EDI and completed a post-graduate certificate in Equity, Diversity and Inclusion. Dr McKeever has joined Swansea University as a Pharmaceutical Chemistry lecturer and EDI lead in the Pharmacy department.

Areas Of Expertise

  • • Medicinal Chemistry
  • • Organic Chemistry
  • • Chemical Synthesis
  • • Antimicrobials
  • • Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

Career Highlights

Teaching Interests

General Chemistry

Pharmaceutical Chemistry

EDI in Education

Research Award Highlights