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Membership 2019/20

(Chair) Deputy Pro Vice-Chancellor Research

(Arts, Social Sciences and Interdisciplinarity)

Professor Jackie Hodgson

Appointed academic members:

Professor Rebecca Earle (History)

Professor Duncan Lockerby (School of Engineering)

Professor Joao Porto De Albuquerque (IGSD)

Director, Institute of Advanced Studies

Professor Peter Scott

One appointed PGR student member

Alex Baker

Research Strategy & Development Manager, R&IS

Dr James Green

Research Communications Manager, R&IS

Jane Cummins

Research Impact Manager, R&IS

Katie Irgin

Assistant Director (Systems & Strategic Projects), R&IS

Carole Harris

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Terms of Reference

  • Receive and consider GRP update presentations prior to these being made to the Research Committee, providing feedback and suggestions to the GRP Leads;
  • Receive regular updates from GRP leads with regards to delivery of the GRP against the GRP’s Business Case;
  • Provide oversight and advice with regards to GRP communications. This to include online presence and the marketing of future events and initiatives;
  • Invite GRP leads to meet with the Sub-Group to discuss issues of research strategy, policy, and funding;
  • Provide oversight, advice and guidance with regards to the stimulation and delivery of impact through the GRP Programme.

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Reporting Structure

The GRP Steering Group reports to the Research Committee.

Click here to see a diagrammatic representation of the Committee Structure.

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Secretary: Carole Harris ( or ext: 75733)

Papers for consideration by the GRP Steering Group should be submitted to the Secretary two weeks in advance of the meeting at which they are to be considered.

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