School of Engineering

Staff Profile

Dr Sarah Whalley

Research Strategy Manager

Background

As Research Strategy Manager, I support the Pro-Vice Chancellor for Research Strategy & Resources (PVC-RSR) and Director of Research Strategy & Development (DRSD) in the implementation, monitoring and review of the Newcastle University Research Strategy.

Previous Positions

  • Research and Impact Manager, Faculty of Science, Agriculture and Engineering, Newcastle University (2018-2019)
  • Research and Impact Facilitator, School of Engineering, Faculty of Science, Agriculture and Engineering, Newcastle University (2017-2018)
  • Research Administrator, School of Mechanical and Systems Engineering, Newcastle University  (2015-2017)
  • Student Support and Scholarly Experience Officer, Durham University (2014-2015)
  • Student Experience Officer, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (2013-2014)
  • Tutor in English Literature, University of Nottingham (2009-2012) 

Education

  • PhD in English Literature, University of Nottingham (2012)
  • MRes in English Literature, University of Nottingham (2008)
  • BA (Hons) in English Studies, University of Nottingham (2007)

Memberships

ARMA - Association of Research Managers and Administrators

Publications

  • Townley S. Rewriting Paterian Sympathy: Vernon Lee and Elitist Empathy. Literature Compass 2012, 11(9), 861-872.
  • Townley S. Vernon Lee and Elitism: Redefining British Aestheticism. English Literature in Transition, 1880-1920 2011, 54(4), 523-538.