Contacts

In the first instance, please direct REF-related queries to REFSupport@shu.ac.uk

At University-level, REF is managed by the Dean of Research, Professor Wayne Cranton. He is supported by the Policy , Impact and Performance team in RIS, consisting of Keith Fildes (REF manager), Jenny Dunn and Alison Honnor (impact managers).  A REF Management Group also operates and includes the above, the four faculty Assistant Deans for Research and the Head of Research Services.

Locally each Unit of Assessment has an academic co-ordinator, an impact lead and an administrator. These roles are currently held by

UoA Name Co-ordinator Impact Administrator
3 Allied Health Professions, Dentistry, Nursing and Pharmacy Pat Schofield Pat Schofield Vacancy
4 Psychology, Psychiatry and Neuroscience Laura Kilby Carrie Jordan Samm Wharam
5 Biological Sciences Tom Smith Simona Francese Vacancy
11 Computer Sciences and Informatics Simon Andrews Simon Andrews Amy Lander + Sarah Wild
12 Engineering Doug Cleaver Andy Alderson Jane Wright + Clare Mills Roberts
13 Architecture, Built Environment and Town Planning Ed Ferrari Tina Beatty Sarah Ward
17 Business and Management Studies Andrew Johnston Steve Johnson Vacancy
20 Social Work and Social Policy James Banks Jamie Grace Phil Whitby
23 Education Tim Jay Colin McCaig Linda Bray
24 Sport and Exercise Science, Leisure and Tourism Larissa Davies Larissa Davies Rebecca Jones
27 English Language and Literature Chris Hopkins Chris Hopkins Samm Wharam
28 History Clare Midgley Matthew Stibbe Samm Wharam
32 Art and Design: History, Practice and Theory Paul Chamberlain Paul Atkinson Ian Braddick + Sarah Wild
34 Communication, Cultural and Media Studies, Library and Information Management Dave Waddington Dave Waddington Amy Lander + Sarah Wild