Developing and funding international research partnerships

York is a university with global impact. One reason for this is the wide range of international research carried out by our academic staff. There are a number of departments at York which support staff in their work to establish and fund international research collaborations. You can find more information about who they are and what they can offer below.

Funding Opportunities

There is a range of internal funding opportunities available to York staff to support the development of international research collaborations.

A wide number of external organisations also provide funding for international research. To find funding opportunities that cover all disciplines from a wide range of sponsors in the UK and overseas we recommend using the database tool

The following organisations support international activity:

Support for International Collaboration

The Global Engagement office can provide advice about international partnerships, including how to develop and sustain links at the individual, departmental or institutional level. There are strong links, and excellent funding opportunities in the following regions:

NameJob titleTelephoneEmailRegional responsibilities
Hilary Layton Director of Global Engagement +44 1904 324462

China, Japan, India

Katherine Benson

Global Partnerships Manager

+44 18002 01904 322019

Text relay

Eastern Europe, Latin America, Caribbean, Middle East & North Africa

Sabrina Mimid

Global Partnerships Manager +44 1904 323198

Western Europe, USA, Canada, Sub-Saharan Africa

Andrew Brown

Global Partnerships Co-ordinator

+44 1904 322714

Worldwide Universities Network (WUN); Fulbright, Chevening and Marshall Scholarships. MOUs.

South East Asia, Australasia, South Korea