Northern Institute for Cancer Research

Staff Profile

Leanne Cork

Data Manager



My role is to lead on data and quantitative analysis within the school and to provide advice and support to all staff in relation to data management.

I provide management information to enable senior managers to make strategic and tactical decisions, focussing on areas such as international and programme level accreditation, rankings and reputation, academic workload planning, student experience surveys and equality, diversity and inclusion.

Previous Positions

  • Project Data Analyst (SPIRIT Trials) - Newcastle Clinical Trials Unit (Newcastle University)
  • Project Manager - Faculty of Medical Sciences (Newcastle University)
  • Stroke and Cardiovascular Research Group Administrator, IAH (Newcastle University)
  • Grants Administrator, JRO (Newcastle University)
  • RAE Assistant, URO (Newcastle University)
  • Research Grants Assistant, URO (Newcastle University)
  • Customer Services Assistant (Oxford University Press)


BSc (Jt Hons) Accounting and Mathematics (Newcastle University) 2005

Accredited Training

  • Clinical Data Management (IAOCR) 2015
  • Text Processing Advanced (OCR) 2008