Research Services

Medical research

Central support for research is provided by the University Research Office (URO) and the Joint Research Office (JRO)

Our main responsibilities are to:

  • support Grant Application Process
  • contribute to, and provide support for, research strategy and policy development, and to champion its implementation
  • provide internal management information on research related activities analysing trends and submitting to the planning process 
  • provide the key institutional link with research funders (internal access only) including keeping abreast of, and advising on, funders' strategies and policies
  • manage and support any internal and external reviews of research including the REF strategy, planning and submission
  • promote the responsible conduct of research and compliance with funder requirements including policy development, implementation and training
  • develop and manage research management systems including MyProjects and MyImpact