Aygen works as Research Development Manager at the LSE. She is an expert facilitator for interdisciplinary and collaborative research projects; an independent expert evaluator for EC grants; and an experienced professional on research bidding to public bodies. At LSE, she focuses on increasing research bidding activity by: following research policy landscape in the UK/Europe; encouraging strategic funding plans for departments; developing project ideas and proposals; and delivering training on grant winning. Aygen has background in political science and innovation; and interested in research funding within a wider context of research and innovation policy landscape.

Sessions

15:45 - 17:00
17th Jun 2019
Meeting Room 3b

SIG: Research Development

With the Augar review on the horizon and Brexit right on the doorstep, the external landscape is evolving in such a way that means resilience has never been more important for institutions. However with the planned increased investment for R&D spending (to increase to 2.4%) and new funding streams becoming available, we also are faced

Theme: Special Interest Group
Level: Open to all
Speakers:Lorna Wilson, Aygen Kurt-Dickson
Time: 15:45 - 17:00
Date: 17th Jun 2019
Room: Meeting Room 3b