Faculty of Science, Agriculture & Engineering

Staff Profile

Dr Rachel Lawlor

Faculty Research Strategy Manager



 Research Manager, Faculty of Science Agriculture and Engineering

 Role and Responsibilities:  

  • Leads the Faculty Research Team

  • Supports the Dean of Research and Innovation in devising and implementing research strategy

  • Leads on REF preparations within SAgE 

 Career Profile:

Research Manager, School of Oriental and African Studies (June 2013- May 2014) Responsibilities: Managing research support operations ranging across REF, Research Governance & Ethics, Research Grants & Contracts, and Research Finance

Research Manager, Arts and Sciences Schools, King’s College London (January 2011- May 2013) Responsibilities:  Leading Research Development Team across four Schools and six global institutes and providing advice on strategy and policy in those areas.

Research and Policy Officer, School of Arts and Humanities, King’s College London (October 2008- December 2011)  Responsibilities:  Provision of advice to the Head of School to support the development of policy and strategy in relation to research, and development and submission of research bids.

Research Grants and Contracts Officer, Research and Enterprise Office, Durham University (February 2007- September 2008) Responsibilities:  Support for application development and submission, setting up awards, negotiating contracts and collaboration agreements & supporting research strategy in the Faculty of Science.



BA Politics and Philosophy (2000)

MA Political Philosophy (2001) 

PhD Political Philosophy (2006)