To deliver an ambitious research and innovation growth strategy, leading a professional department to support this growth. To provide strategic insight to the development of new opportunities and to grow partnerships.
To deliver routes for commercialisation and impact of research outputs. Developing and implementing strategies for improving industry access to the resources, facilities and knowledge base of the University. Actively working and developing relationships with local authorities, other universities and businesses to encourage collaborative working.
Helping business access university assistance to support economic growth