Faculty of Medical Sciences

Staff Profile

Lyndsey Cook

Research Officer

Background

Research Officer - pre-award


Working hours: Monday/Tuesday/Thursday/Friday 7.45am-3.30pm and Wednesday 7.45am-12pm

I manage the research support function covering all pre-award activity for ICaMB and Dental Sciences, although I am physically based in ICaMB.  The main roles within my remit are below:

To provide advise and guidance in respect of the grant application process, applying knowledge of University, Faculty and Institute policies on costing & pricing to ensure that the Institute receives maximum income within grant applications

Using the University's costing system to submit grant proposals 

Responsible for administering the Institute's Internal Peer Review policy for grants

Overseeing the follow up of submitted grant applications with PIs and compilation of a reviewers comment report for unsuccessful applications

Provide statistical information on research to inform future strategy

Identify and disseminate appropriate external funding opportunities

Represent the research support function at Institute and Faculty meetings related to research activity and strategy


Qualification:

AAT Advanced (Association of Accounting Technicians)