Mrs Darshna Desai

Job: Research Grants Co-Ordinator

School/department: Department of Research, Business and Innovation

Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH

T: +44 (0)116 2506203




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The Research Grants Co-ordinator handles all institutional electronic submissions through the Research Council Je-S (Joint electronic Submission) portal, Leverhulme Trust, MRC, EAA and Royal Society e-GAP system and holds the Master ID on behalf of the University. 

Working closely with the Management Accountant and Faculty Administrators to ensure project coding is setup independently and that it complies to audit standards.

Manages all procurement for the RBI Directorate and handles the management and administration of the RBI Budget, HEIF Budget and the Patent Budget.


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