Research and Innovation Development Manager/Officer (UK)

University of Leeds - Engineering Faculty Offices

Are you an experienced and ambitious Research and Innovation Development Professional looking to further your career in one of the UK’s leading research intensive Universities? Do you have a background in developing and delivering high value and high quality funding applications that can help us deliver the University’s highly ambitious Strategic Plan (2014–2020) to grow research funding by 50% to £200M per annum by 2020? 

We are looking for a professional and proactive individual to support the Manager of the Faculty of Engineering’s Research and Innovation Service (ERIS) to shape the Faculty’s strategic research direction, and to maximise research impact and external income. You will both identify new UK funding and impact opportunities and support academic staff to develop successful inter-disciplinary research proposals.  

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Dr Karen Steenson, ERIS (Engineering Research & Innovation Service) Manager

Tel: +44 (0) 113 343 2057


Please note that the University is closed for the Christmas break from Friday 23rd December 2016 and reopens on Tuesday 3rd January 2017. We are therefore unable to respond to any queries relating to your application during this time.

Further information

A diverse workforce: The Faculty of Engineering is proud to have been awarded the Athena Swan Silver Award from the Equality Challenge Unit, the national body that promotes equality in the higher education sector. Our equality and inclusion webpage provides more information.

Location: Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service: Faculty of Engineering
Closing Date: Sunday 08 January 2017

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