Directorate Staff

Name

Responsibilities Photo

Jennifer Gilmartin
Acting Director,
Head of Research Services, Associate Director
jennifer.gilmartin@york.ac.uk
01904 435283

  • Responsible for operational delivery of research support via four teams: Research Excellence Training; Research Development , Research Grants & Contacts and Research Strategy and Policy.
  • Shared responsibility for strategic direction of the of Research & Enterprise Directorate, to facilitate the University's Research endeavours
  • Collective responsibility with other Heads of Professional Services to deliver the University's administrative needs.
 Jennifer Gilmartin
Amanda Selvaratnam
Head of Enterprise Services
Associate Director
Amanda.selvaratnam@york.ac.uk
01904 325142

 

  • Responsible for operational delivery of enterprise support via three teams: Business Development, Corporate Training and Economic Development.
  • Shared responsibility for strategic direction of the of Research & Enterprise Directorate, to facilitate the University's Research endeavours
  • Collective responsibility with other Heads of Professional Services to deliver the University's administrative needs.
 Amanda Selvaratnam
Sam Gardner
Communications Manager
Sam.gardner@york.ac.uk 
01904 435111 

(Dial 943 from campus - Sam is based on York Science Park)
  • Responsible for \business, \research and \staff\research webpages
  • Communications and marketing advice for departments
  • Events management for Research & Enterprise events
  • Manage representation of University business services at professional service events
Sam Gardner

Samantha Keenan
Directorate Administration Manager
RandE-Director@york.ac.uk 
01904 435266

(Dial 943 from campus - Sam is based on York Science Park)

  • Administering the finances of the Directorate  
  • Advice and support on University staff policies.  
  • Health and Safety Representative.  
  • Maintaining the office of the Director
Samantha Keenan

Liz Smith
Research & Enterprise Administrator
l.smith@york.ac.uk
01904 435103

(Dial 943 from campus - Liz is based on York Science Park)

  • Co-ordination and planning of meetings
  • Preparation of financial documents
  • Travel planning for staff
 Liz Smith