Science and Grants Manager, Babraham Institute: June 2013-Present

Duties include:

  • responsibility for submissions to UK research funding bodies, providing support and advice to applicants throughout pre-award including budgeting, internal committee review and approval, review of application content, compliance checks and submission
  • collaborations with researchers to prepare applications for 2017-2022 BBSRC Institute Strategic Programme Funding Grants
  • collaboration with Institute Management to write a grant for Core Capability funding from the BBSRC to fund the operational activities underpinning the science programmes
  • collation of information and reporting on grants and research outcomes
  • Chair of Computer Strategy Committee and membership of Graduate and Athena SWAN committees to provide insight on how Institute policies impact on research activities
  • membership of the Science Policy Committee to oversee the scientific direction of Institute research
  • development of workflows and standard operating procedures for internal grant processes
  • provision of strategic advice to the Director regarding Institute science and research activities

Grants Advisor, Wellcome Trust: April 2010-June 2013

Scientific Editor, BioMed Central: April 2009-April 2010

PhD University of Manchester: 2005-2009


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