Faculty of Medical Sciences

Staff Profile

Kay Howes

Research Manager

Background

Research Manager, Faculty of Medical Sciences

Role and Responsibilities:  

  • Supports the Dean of Research and Innovation in devising, implementing and monitoring research strategy.

  • Leads on preparations for REF 2021.  

  • Leads on research governance and ethics for the Faculty.

  • Leads the Faculty Research Support and Research Project Management Functions.

  • Supports the Faculty's delivery of the Concordat to Support the Career Development of Researchers and the HR Excellence in Research Action Plan.

  • Manages the Faculty Research Fellowship Schemes and Early Career Researcher support.

  • Is professional services lead for the Wellcome Trust Institutional Strategic Support Fund and Wellcome Trust Translational Partnership.

  • Supports the Faculty's strategic partnership with Monash University.