Who to contact in Research Strategy & Policy

The role of Research Strategy and Policy takes on all aspects of implementation of the Research Strategy and the promotion of good practice of research at an institutional level. 

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Anna Grey
Research Strategy & Policy Manager
anna.grey@york.ac.uk
324047

  • Responsible for implementation of institutional research strategy
  • Guidance for departments on research best practice and management
 Anna Grey

Ali McManus
Research Strategy & Policy Officer
alison.mcmanus@york.ac.uk
324309

  • Project management support and guidance for activities around research strategy
  • Project lead for PURE, the University’s Research Information System
 Alison McManus

Zoe Clarke
Research Strategy & Policy Officer
zoe.clarke@york.ac.uk
324308

  • Supporting the development of a robust research integrity framework
  • Agendas and minutes for the University Research Committee
 ‌‌‌‌Zoe Clarke

Dr Linda Ko Ferrigno
University Impact Manager
linda.koferrigno@york.ac.uk
322066

  • Supporting the development of policy on research impact and helping to embed methodologies for identifying and tracking research impact across the University
  • Advise on policy issues realting to REF2021 Impact Case Studies
  • Point of contact for University Research Forum
 ‌Linda Ko Ferrigno

Ed Kirby
REF Manager
ed.kirby@york.ac.uk
322719 

  • Advises on REF2021 related issues and queries
  • Oversees the University's submission for REF2021
 ‌Ed Kirby

Dr Alice Wakely
Research Integrity and Compliance Manager
alice.wakely@york.ac.uk
322712

  • Advises on research governance, integrity and ethics, with particular reference to GCRF related activity
  • Development of processes to support and evidence due diligence and ODA compliance, working with overseas partners
 Alice Wakeley

Amy Middleton
REF Support Administrator Faculty of Sciences
amy.middleton@york

  • Provide support to departments in the Faculty of Sciences with preparation for REF2021
  • Collect required data for outputs, impact case studies and the research environment 
 Amy George

Samantha McDermott
REF Support Administrator Faculty of Social Sciences
samantha.mcdermott@york.ac.uk

  • Provide support to departments in the Faculty of Social Sciences with preparation for REF2021
  • Collect required data for outputs, impact case studies and the research environment 
 Sam McDermott

Natasha Birch
Research Strategy & Policy office administrator
natasha.birch@york.ac.uk
322062

  •  Provide administrative support to staff within the Research Strategy and Policy Office.
 ‌Natasha Birch