College Research and Knowledge Exchange Committee

The purpose of the Committee is:

  • To develop, maintain and promote active Research and Knowledge Exchange projects within the College.
  • To foster within the College a strong research ethos
  • To address the main strategic challenges for research and knowledge exchange in the College as follows:
  • Building excellence in research capacity and capability
  • Improving and profiling research and knowledge exchange performance
  • Developing a doctoral strategy
  • Developing the knowledge exchange agenda 
  • Sustaining the inter-disciplinary momentum, and 
  • Building a collective leadership for research and knowledge exchange

Membership of the Committee Comprises:

  • Professor Paul Jackson - College Director of Research and Knowledge Exchange (chair) 
  • Dina Kiwan - College Deputy Director of Research (Impact)
  • Lorenza Antonucci - College Deputy Director of Research (Methodology)
  • Hisham Farag - Director of Research (BBS)
  • Karl Kitching - Director of Research (School of Education)
  • Martin Ottman - Director of Research (School of Government)
  • Iestyn Williams - Director of Research (School of Social Policy)
  • Mike Wrigley - College IT Manager
  • David Cottam - IT Manager for Research & Education
  • Ipshita Ghose - Head of College Research Strategy & Development
  • James Muscat-Sharp - Business Engagement Partner
  • Emma Foster - Director of PGRs
  • Ben Kotzee - Deputy Director and UoB Institutional Lead
  • Giuditta Fontana - ECARs Lead
  • Chelsea Wood - Marketing & Communications representative
  • Tim Gray - DARO Representative
  • Sarah Egan - Deputy Director of College Operations
  • Rachel Withey - Research Projects Manager (post award)
  • Laura Cole - Commercialisation Lead
  • Victoria Pargetter - Business Engagement & Research Impact

For more information about the work of the Research and Knowledge Exchange Committee and sub-committee, please contact secretary: Jayde Cassell

Tel:  0121 414 7064 (extensions 47064)



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