After completing his Master of Science degree at University College London in 2013, Dr. Barham moved to the University of Strathclyde to join the Reverse CASE PhD program. During his PhD, he was chosen to represent the U.K.’s Royal Society of Chemistry in front of a Parliamentary Committee titled The Voice of the Future. After receiving his PhD, Dr. Barham moved to Japan, initially as a research fellow for the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization’s Japan Trust International Research Cooperation Project and working on behalf of SAIDA FDS Inc. He is now a Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) research fellow at the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST). Dr. Joshua Barham was also one of the 2017 winners of the Reaxys PhD Prize.