Nick joined N8 in October 2012.  Prior to this role he worked as a Research Manager with a medical research charity, helping to shape the policy on translational research, and as a Discovery Manager at Renovo, a biotechnology spin-out from the University of Manchester.  Nick has a degree in Applied Chemistry and PhD from the University of Nottingham, as well as two years’ experience as a post-doctoral research fellow at the University of Texas at Austin.


7th Jun 2017
Room: Room 3B

What is the Future for Academic Consortia?

Despite an extensive literature exploring the costs and benefits of Academic-Industry research consortia; and intra/inter-institutional collaboration through block-funded research centres, little attention has been paid to understanding the drivers behind and ongoing performance management of voluntary, formally-constituted, cross-institutional, collaborations within academia.  Yet various such consortia, e.g. Eastern ARC, GW4, N8, U4 now exist.  How do

Theme: Translation
Level: Management
Speakers:Sarah Tetley, Dr Sarah Perkins, Dr Gijs Coucke, Dr Alice Brewer, Dr Helen Turner, Dr Nick Goldspink
Time: 14:00
Date: 7th Jun 2017
Room: Room 3B