Keith Sibbald
Assistant Grants & Contracts Manager - Newcastle Joint Research Office

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  • Telephone: +44 (0) 191 282 4528
  • Address: Newcastle Joint Research Office
    Level 6 Leazes Wing
    Royal Victoria Infirmary
    Queen Victoria Road
    Newcastle upon Tyne
    NE1 4LP


My main roles and responsibilities within Grants & Contracts include giving advice and support to PIs on the application procedure, including electronic submission, MyProjects Proposals/MyProjects issues and fEC. Authorisation of applications to all charity, research council, government funding bodies and commercial organisations. Completion of setup paperwork for the award process. Drafting, reviewing and negotiation of collaboration agreements and sub contracts with external institutions.  Highlighting and providing advice on ethics and governance issues.