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Martin Edmunds

Head of Research Support


Martin is Head of the Innovation & Business Partnerships and Research Support teams.

He is responsible for strategic planning in relation to research funding, research facilitation, research policy, and administration for the MPLS Division, including:

  • Research strategy development, including research themes and research partnerships
  • Research policy and implementation 
  • Major external research funding bids
  • Overseeing internal research funding
  • Research funder relationships 
  • Strategic planning for other research related areas, including innovation, knowledge exchange, impact, and open access
  • Providing support for the Associate Head (Research) and Associate Head (Innovation)

He also oversees strategic activity around research innovation and business and industry partnerships.