Research Support Services

Research Support Services (RSS) is responsible for providing academic staff with a range of support for external research funding.  We provide support for the development and funding of major strategic themes, College-based research proposal development, dedicated support for accessing EU and International funding, as well as a range of key post-award support services: research finance, research contracts, ethics approval, and Sponsor oversight of clinical trials.

What would you like help with?

View what support is available for your research activity.

Core Systems and Worktribe

This section highlights the new and improved processes for research that have been recently introduced.

Service Standards

The service standards show our commitment to improving the efficiency and effectiveness of the professional support we provide.

Additional support

Find information about other areas of the University that provide research support such as HR, Library, and Procurement.

Key contacts

Dr Ian Lyne, Director of Research Support Services
PA: Lesley Hewitt: and +44 (0)121 414 3859