David Kurten


Responsibilities for 2019-20

  • Member of the Environment Committee
  • Member of the Fire, Resilience and Emergency Planning Committee
  • Member of the Housing Committee
  • Member of the Transport Committee


David Kurten studied Chemistry at the University of St Andrews, before completing a Postgraduate Certificate in Education at the University of Bath. He has been a Chemistry teacher for 15 years and has taught in both state and private schools in Hampshire, Botswana, London, Bosnia-Herzegovina, New York and Bermuda.  In 2014, David Kurten visited over 100 schools in 15 countries performing Chemistry lectures and demonstrations to enthuse young people to study and engage with Science on the Einstein on the Road Tour.