Lee Briton
Contracts Manager

  • Email: lee.briton@ncl.ac.uk
  • Address: Intellectual Property and Legal Services
    Research Beehive
    Old Library Bld


The main purpose of Lee's role is to facilitate, develop and support University research and enterprise activities through effective contract management, negotiation and drafting as well as support faculty strategies to maximise the benefits from engaging in research, consultancy, spin-out and learning and teaching activity whilst minimising the risk to the University.

Lee has worked within Research and Enterprise Services at Newcastle University since 2003. His previous roles at the University include Clerical Assistant, RAE Assistant, Senior Grants Administrator and Assistant Grants and Contracts Manager.

Prior to 2003 Lee worked for Zurich Financial Services and Northumbria Police.


Certificate in Natural Sciences Cert NatSci (Open).

Certificate in Legal Studies Cert Legal Stud (Open).

Bachelor of Laws LLB (Hons) (Open).

Master of laws LLM (University of Law) expected result 2019.

Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Legal Practice (University of Law) expected result 2019.