Image of a scientist doing medical research The Research Office is the strategic office of the Vice-Provost (Research) and directs the College's research activities. This includes managing College-wide research funding opportunities and liaising with Research Councils and the government to influence policy. A trainee in this placement will be involved in the development and implementation of high level strategy, as well as the management of large funding bids.

Research Office

Previous Projects

  • Managing internal research funding opportunities e.g. processing a £1.96m grant for Knowledge Transfer Secondments
  • Contributing to the communication of the College’s Research Strategy
  • Co-ordinating events involving senior members of staff 
  • Reviewing the College’s processes for managing large research bids
  • Review of the College’s Knowledge Transfer Activities