Staff Profile

Dr Amanda Gregory

Grants and Contracts Manager


Roles and Responsibilities

I am a Grants and Contracts Manager within the Research Grants and Contracts Team. As a Grants and Contracts Manager I am responsible for:

- Leading research contract negotiations with funders on behalf of the academic community;

- Drafting, reviewing and negotiating all types of contracts relating to research;

- Managing contractual matters in relation to eternally funded research projects; 

- Ensuring compliance with relevant internal and external policies and procedures.  

As part of my role I am an authorised signatory for research grants and contracts acceptance on behalf of the University.  


BSc(Hons) Microbiology (Heriot-Watt University)

PhD (University of Reading) "The identification of genes required for growth of Streptococcus uberis in milk"

Previous Positions

Grants and Contracts Manager, Joint Research Office, Newcastle University

Programme Manager, Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council

Postdoctoral Research Assistant, Institute for Animal Health, Compton