Research Support Family

The Department of Research, Business & Innovation are working with the IBERS Funding Office and also a broader University Research Support Family to:

  • streamline activities;
  • reduce the research related administrative burden;
  • increase the level of service provided to the research community at Aberystwyth.


Department Name Position EmailTelephone
Office of the Pro Vice-Chancellor Professor Chris Thomas Pro Vice-Chancellor for Research and Academic Quality 01970 622008
Research, Business & Innovation  

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  Gary Reed Director - Research, Business & Innovation 01970 621789
  Nicole Finnigan Personal Assistant to Director of RB&I 01970 628734 
IBERS Research Funding Office
Helen Lloyd  IBERS Research Officer (first point of contact for IBERS Research development team)  01970 621690
Information Services Research Support

Elizabeth Kensler

Nia Ellis

 Customer Services and Academic Engagement Manager

01970 621848
  Steve Smith 01970 823051
  Lorna Clark 01970 823054
Communications and Public Affairs Arthur Dafis Senior Communications Officer 01970 621763
Research Staff Network Ian Archer Skills Development Officer 01970 622219
  Professor Kate Bullen Director of Ethics and Equality 01970 622688
  Professor Mike Woods Professor for Transformative Social Science 01970 622589
  Professor Colin McInnes Professor of Research, Impact and Excellence 01970 622700


Other Contacts: 

Department of Research, Business & Innovation Contacts

Directory of IDs, HoDs and Directors of Research

Research Advisory Network (Staff only)