Research Standing Committee

The research function’s strategic and operational activities are coordinated by the Research Standing Committee (RSC) and Office for Research. It is chaired by the Assistant Provost for Research and comprises a broad membership drawn from across the university reflecting a range of stakeholders including colleges, across faculty ranks, students and supporting academic and non-academic services. The scope of the RSC encompasses formulating institutional research strategy; aligning policies, processes and procedures; coordinating research funding; monitoring and reporting institutional KPIs for research and internationalization; research compliance and accreditation; research ethics, student scholarship, Intellectual Property protection and exploitation, and research impact and communication.

RSC members for 2024 are:

  • Philip Hamill, Assistant Provost for Research (Chair)

  • Marco Sosa, Associate Professor, CACE

  • Anestis Fotiadis, Professor, CoB

  • Paolo Mura, Professor, CCMS

  • Jonathan Fulton, Associate Professor, CHSS

  • Kurumkula Pitts, Associate Professor, CIS

  • Saifeddin Al-Imamy, Assistant Professor, CIS

  • Fatme Al Anouti, Professor, CNHS

  • Farkhund Iqbal, Professor, CTI

  • Samit Lotlikar, Manager, Institutional Research

  • Gaelle Duthler, Acting Dean, Graduate Studies

  • Christina Gitsaki, Acting Director, CEI

  • Lilian Li, Director, LLC

  • Fatma Said, Chair of REC

  • Graduate Student Rep

  • Research Centre Directors

    • Hanada Thomure, Zai

    • Adina Hempel, ZIA

    • Mouawiya Alawad, ISER