Paul joined Imperial College in April 2012 as Clinical Research Operations Manager in the Faculty of Medicine. Prior to this appointment he worked as Head of the Joint Research Office at St George's, University of London, and as Deputy Scientific Secretary at the Institute of Cancer Research in South Kensington. Paul read Physics at the University of Leeds, and completed his PhD in Aerospace Science in 1995 at Cranfield University.
Paul manages the NIHR Imperial Biomedial Research Centre (BRC), coordinating all research and financial management and reporting activities for the BRC Themes, and also for funding received via the London (North West) Comprehensive Local Research Network (CLRN). This requires working jointly across the College and the Trust, within the context of the Imperial Academic Health Sciences Centre.