Research and knowledge exchange


Key contacts

Sue Baxter
Director of Innovation and Business Partnerships

Susanna Broom
Head of Doctoral School

Photo of Mark CheeMark Chee
Head of Research Information, Quality and Impact
Mark manages the Information & Systems team responsible for providing management information relating to the University's research and knowledge exchange activities and the systems admin function.

Vanessa Cuthill
Director of Research and Enterprise

Photo of Dominic DeanDominic Dean
Research Excellence Framework Academic and Operations Manager
Dom manages the University's approach to promoting and ensuring its research quality. This includes working with Schools, co-ordinating internal research reviews, and co-ordinating REF preparations.

Debbie Foy
Senior Research Initiatives Manager
Manages a suite of internal research development funding initiatives and co-ordinates the University's portfolio of Research Centres.

Tina Lehmbeck
Research Management Subject Matter Expert
Tina is seconded to the RMS Project, working to procure and implement a Research Management System for the University.

Photo of Deborah McGuchanDeborah McGuchan
Senior Research Development Manager
Deborah is responsible for supporting the external funding strategy (Research & Consultancy) of the School of Education and Social Work.

Chipo Nyandoro-Kunzvi
Senior Research Finance Manager

Claire Potter
Head of Research Development and Initiatives

Photo of Mark RavenMark Raven
Senior Research Accountant Business Partner
Research & Enterprise Team Manager - Research Finance (grant post award and financial administration).

Desiree Villahermosa Caballero
Senior Research Development Manager

Photo of Gill WatsonGill Watson
Divisional Administrator & PA to the Director
Gill is PA to the Director and administrator to the Division.

Louise Wrigley
Head of Research Finance