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Mrs Yingying Zhang


Senior Research Administrator


Yingying supports research-related processes and activities and assist the Deputy Dean in Research (DDR).

Yingying manages and keep the DRO and REF database up to date and ensure all the publication meet the open access policy and are compliant for REF.

Yingying provides support to deliver the School Research Excellence Framework (REF) submission in 2021 and subsequent assessments. Yingying works closely with DDR and REF champions on Light Touch review exercises and coordinate with HR for Mock REF.

Yingying Organises and maintain Faculty/School incentivisation polices and providing support to Research Centres (RCs) and organise periodic reviews of RCs set against Faculty KPIs.

Yingying assists Departments with recruitment process wrt databases of potential candidates.

Yingying works with DDR/DoRs to ensure effective and efficient operation of Research Committees, especially ensuring completion of actions maintained.

Contact Details

Senior Research Administrator
+44 191 3349292