GuildHE Research Repositories is a joint repository for research outputs designed to capture the work of individuals and institutions who are Members of GuildHE.
Director of Postgraduate Research The Director of Postgraduate Research is responsible for the quality of the university’s research degrees (PhD/MPhil) and is the Chair of the Research Degrees Committee. The Director of Postgraduate Research also has responsibility through the post of Postgraduate Research Programmes Manager for the admissions process for postgraduate research students (PGR students) including Tier 4 visa compliance and the authorisation of PGR student accounts. The Director of Postgraduate Research allocates and manages office space for PGR students, manages the monitoring of PGR students by their supervisors and supports colleagues in their roles as PGR student supervisors. The Director of Postgraduate Research manages the university’s involvement with the Midlands Integrative Biosciences Training Partnership (MIBTP) and acts as an MIBTP Director. The Director of Postgraduate Research works closely with the Research Student Administrator to facilitate operations in the Postgraduate Research Office, the PGR Student Representative on student support and the overall PGR student experience, the Researcher Developer to coordinate and develop the PGR students’ Doctoral/Personal Development Programme, the Chair of the Research Degrees Awarding Board to support the activities of the Board and the Director of Research with respect to PGR students and the university’s research strategy.