RES Policy & Information Team

The Policy & Information Team is responsible for the following functions:

  • Implementation of University research strategy, planning and development
  • Support for PVC R&I, including servicing of the University Research Committee (URC) and University Research Forum (URF)
  • Supporting the provision of research and enterprise management information
  • Ensuring the systems used by researchers are fit for purpose to support the high quality research carried out in the University. These include MyProject Proposals and MyProjects (the applications and awards databases) and MyImpact
  • Promoting the responsible conduct of research and compliance with funder requirements including operation of ethics procedure and policy
  • Support for and implementation of research policy and in particular the REF2014 and REF2021
  • Supporting academic conferencing via the Research Beehive.

Policy & Information Team (University Research Office)

Dr Sara Garcia
Policy and Information Officer

Lynn Helen Hedley
Research Information Administrator

Philip Ramsey
Information Systems Support Officer

Pete Wheldon
RES Business Analyst