Jo Tozer

Research Manager

Jo provides administrative support for the development, submission and smooth running of externally funded research grants across the department. She is also the department's Impact Officer, supporting staff to demonstrate and promote the wider influence and benefits of their research to society beyond the university.

Jo is the first point of contact for academic and research staff in the research grant process, providing support in applying for and administering research grants and associated contracts, supporting research engagement and impact and working with the Chair of Research Committee and Impact lead to implement the Department’s research and impact strategies.

Please contact Jo for all advice and guidance relating to the preparation of research grant applications, providing advice on application procedures and eligibility criteria; completing project costings; co-ordinating input from collaborators / sub-contractors, obtaining appropriate authorisations; and ensuring the timely submission of applications. Jo will also work closely with the PIs and CIs to develop the structure and content of the bid so do please get in touch at the earliest opportunity. Jo also provides post-award support for the Department's portfolio of grant awards, ensuring that award holders are aware of the key contractual obligations of the individual grants and contracts awarded and providing assistance with reports to funders and the financial management of live awards. 

Jo maintains the Department's Google+ Research support community and should be your first point of contact for research systems support, including PURE, Researchfish and Worktribe.

As we move towards REF2021 Jo is working with the Chair of Research Committee to prepare the department’s submission including monitoring open access compliance of outputs, organising the review of outputs and supporting the preparation of documentation required for the submission, including the preparation of impact case studies. Please contact Jo with any queries relating to REF2021.

Jo is part-time and works Tuesday - Friday.


Contact details

Jo Tozer
Research Manager
Department of Archaeology
King's Manor

Tel: 01904 323921 (Tues - Friday)