Meet theTeam

Research Services Directorate 

Providing professional and specialist support at DMU


Research Services Directorate

The Research Services Directorate provides specialist and professional support to the DMU research and academic community.

The Directorate is led by PVC  Research, Professor Heather McLaughlin, and its key activities are driven by the 'Strategic Framework' and the  'Research Strategy.' Our activities are focused around the core themes of:

  • Research Funding
  • Post Award
  • Project Finance
  • Policy and Governance
  • Research Students



Each team works closely with faculties and support offices, academics, students, external funding bodies, other academic institutions, businesses and organisations to generate a wide range of impacts. 

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