General enquiries

The research services team is responsible for the administration of research funding and contract management. They support Principal Investigators (PIs) with their applications for external research funding and offer support with administration of projects after research awards have been received.

This support includes:

  • advice on the terms and conditions of grant awards
  • checking Full Economic Costing (fEC) budgets on InfoEd Proposal Development (IPD)
  • checking all proposals and applications before submission
  • formally accepting awards on behalf of the College
  • setting up project accounts on Oracle Grants Finance System
  • maintaining budgets and budget amendments
  • costing and approving staff advertisements, appointments and contract extensions
  • preparation of financial statements and invoices for sponsors
  • closing project accounts
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  Shaun Power

Shaun Power

Research Services Manager

Shaun is responsible for the administration
of the Faculty's research funding and the overall management of the Faculty Research Services Team.
Tel: +44 (0)20 7594 8773
s.p.power@imperial.ac.uk
Andrew McGovern

Andrew McGovern

Research Grants Manager

Andrew is responsible for managing research grants and contracts both pre and post award in the departments of Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and the Imperial Business School. Andrew's role includes advice with sponsor terms and conditions, accepting RCUK awards on JeS, preparing award budgets and the staffing for Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Business School awards.
Tel: +44 (0)20 7594 1286
a.mcgovern@imperial.ac.uk
  John Booth

John Booth

Research Proposal Manager

John is responsible for providing support to all departments within the Faculty and the Imperial Business School on costing, pricing and submission of research proposals to all sponsors. In particular John provides advice on the internal InfoEd costing system as well as acting as an institutional approver on Funder submission systems including JeS, e-GAP, eGrants and CC Grant Tracker.
Tel: +44 (0)20 7594 1757
j.booth@imperial.ac.uk
  Loraine Brooks

Loraine Brooks

Research Grants Manager

Loraine provides post award support including award setup, invoicing, staffing and award closure for the Hamlyn Centre, Institute of Security and Visual Information Processing (COVIP) and Faculty centre managed projects including the Royal British Legion Blast Centre and RCUK UKERC grant. In addition, Lorraine is responsible for undertaking Account Reviews on research awards held across the Faculty of Engineering.
Tel: +44 (0)20 7594 1287
l.brooks@imperial.ac.uk
  Deslyn Archibald

Deslyn Archibald

Senior Research Services Administrator

Deslyn provides post award support, including award setup, invoicing and award closure for the Department of Bioengineering as well as the staffing for Bioengineering, Earth Science and Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. In addition Deslyn is responsible for undertaking Account Reviews on research awards held across the Faculty of Engineering.
Tel: +44 (0)20 7594 5248
deslyn.archibald@imperial.ac.uk
  Alex Senior

Alex Senior

Senior Research Services Administrator

Alex provides post award support including award setup, invoicing and award closure to the Department of Bioengineering as well as the staffing for Bioengineering and Chemical Engineering. In addition Alex is responsible for undertaking Account Reviews on research awards held across the Faculty of Engineering.
Tel: +44 (0)20 7594 1284
a.senior@imperial.ac.uk
Jennifer Rock

Jennifer Rock

Research Services Administrator

Jennifer provides post award support to the Departments of Aeronautics and Computing. This includes setting up awarded grants and projects on the Oracle Finance System, allocating budgets to awarded headings, raising invoice claims to sponsors, preparing cost statements and closing down accounts.
Tel: +44 (0)20 7595 8774
j.rock@imperial.ac.uk
  Michael Cooper

Michael Cooper

Research Services Administrator

Michael provides post award support to the Department of Earth Science and Engineering (EACPR). This includes setting up awarded grants and projects on the Oracle Finance System, allocating budgets to awarded headings, raising invoice claims to sponsors, preparing cost stat ements and closing down accounts.
Tel: +44 (0)20 7594 3837
michael.cooper@imperial.ac.uk
  Waifong Cheung

Wai-fong Cheung

Senior Research Services Administrator

Wai-fong provides post award support to the Department of Materials. This includes setting up awarded grants and projects on the Oracle Finance System, allocating budgets to awarded headings, raising invoice claims to sponsors, preparing cost statements and closing down accounts.
Tel: +44 (0)20 7594 8063
w.cheung@imperial.ac.uk
  James Pagram  

James Pagram

Research Services Administrator

James provides post award support to the Departments of Mechanical Engineering and The Business School. This includes setting up awarded grants and projects on the Oracle Finance System, allocating budgets to awarded headings, raising invoice claims to sponsors, preparing cost statements and closing down accounts.
 Tel: +44 (0)20 7589 5111
j.pagram@imperial.ac.uk
  Stephen Townsend  

Stephen Townsend

Research Services Administrator
 
s.townsend@imperial.ac.uk
  Vikkii Chen  

Vikkii Chen

European Research Project Coordinator
 Tel: +44 (0)20 7594 5657
v.chen@imperial.ac.uk
  Samuel Mugodza

Samuel Mugodza

Research Proposal Coordinator

s.mugodza@imperial.ac.uk
  Ellis Neagle  

Ellis Neagle

Research Services Assistant

e.ne agle@imperial.ac.uk
  Catlin Fu

Catlin Fu

Research Services Assistant

c.fu@imperial.ac.uk
  Angela Ukwedeh

Angela Ukwedeh

Finance and Research Administrator

e.ukwedeh@imperial.ac.uk