Meet the Research Support Team


The team is very happy to provide support to researchers and provides a range of services throughout the research cycle including:

  1. Advice on Open Access
  2. Support for the REF OA requirements including advice to staff and progress reports
  3. REF OA checks on articles and conference papers added to Pure
  4. Support for Research Council funded researchers on the RCUK OA policy requirements including managing the College's UKRI OA block grant to pay Article Processing Charges
  5. Supporting all researchers to publish OA under the read / publish agreements signed with publishers
  6. Delivering OA training and creating support materials
  7. Support for adding research outputs to Pure
  8. Advice on copyright for researchers including for PhD students submitting e-theses
  9. Advice on raising the visibility and discoverability of research outputs
  10. Advice on Research Data Management including reviewing data management plans
  11. Support for adding research data to Figshare 

View a summary of the Team's activities

You can get in touch with us by emailing to, or contacting individual team members: 

Nicola CockarillJade RevanVacancy
01784 414386 (ext. 4386) 01784 443398 (ext.3398) 01784 414171 (ext. 4171)

 Research Information Manager (Open Access)

Senior Information Assistant (Research Support) 

Research Data and Curation Manager 


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