Institute of Health & Society

Staff Profile

Terry Lisle

Senior Research Administrator


In 2015 Terry took up the role of Senior Research Administrator for the NIHR School for Primary Care Research (SPCR)  Terry is also the Senior Research Administrator for the NIHR Global Health Award DePEC which brings together partners from Malaysia, Tanzania, India, Kings College London and The Northumbria Healthcare Trust to look at Dementia Prevention and Enhanced Care 

From 2012 until 2015 Terry was the Administrator for the NIHR School for Public Health Research (SPHR) and Fuse (which incorporates Durham, Sunderland, Teesside and Sunderland University). 

In 2012 Terry worked with the Public Health team in the role of Personal Assistant for Professor Martin White, Professor Falko Sniethotta, Dr Suzanne Moffatt and Dr Vera Araujo-Soares as well as the Public Health Group and Administrator to the newly formed School for Public Health Research, Terry also assisted in the administration of an FP7 grant entitled RES CAP MED which brings together many partners based in the Middle East, Europe and Ireland.

In 2007 Terry worked with the Decision Making group where she was an Administrator on a five year NIHR funded programme of work on Stroke (DASH).

In 2000 Terry joined the University from the Anaesthetic Department at Newcastle General Hospital and took up her first role as Project Secretary in the then Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, which later became the School of Population and Health Sciences and then again the Institute of Health and Society.  Terry's first role was based in Public Health working on a number of projects i.e. Diabetes, Welfare Rights and Smoking in the Bangladeshi and Pakistani Population. 


Terry holds a BTec Certificate, she has completed the ECDL qualification and successfully completed the Senior Support Staff Development Programme. Terry completed the North Leadership Centre - Team Leader Programme in 2018.

Previous Positions related to role

Medical Secretary - Newcastle General Hospital

Medical Centre Administrator/Manager - Germany