Sarah has an MA in Medieval Studies from University of York. Before coming to the UK, she spent five years as an associate with a private company in Winnipeg, Manitoba, researching aboriginal land claims in Canada. After completing her degree, she worked in the finance department of a local government authority before joining the HRC in October 2011.
Sarah provides expert research support for members of staff in the arts and humanities at York. Her main responsibility is to assist in the development and submission of research grant applications. This includes finding appropriate streams of funding, costing research projects, reviewing proposals, and helping with any administrative jobs related to the submission process.
All academic staff at York are invited to contact Sarah for advice and guidance at any stage of a proposal’s development.