Information Services Division


Research Management

The Research Management governance group covers the following services:

  • Worktribe Research Management System


Karen Sergiou (Chair)Director of Research Services and Chair of Research Management Sub-Group
James McCaffertyInterim Director, Research IT Services, ISD
Mike BrownInterim Director of Biological Services
Andrew CooperDirector of Research Evaluation, OVPR
Mark HopwoodAssistant Director Research Operations, Research Services
Tony KenyonVice Dean (Research), Faculty of Engineering
Donna SwannHead of Research IT Applications, Research IT Services
Krista MacmillanEnterprise Data & Systems Manager, Innovation & Enterprise
Loren MoyseDirector of Operations, Faculty of Life Sciences
Loleta FahadResearch Operations Manager, Institute of Education
Peter JonesDirector of Planning

Terms of Reference

    • To maintain awareness of developments relating to systems, policies and best practice in research management and research operations within UCL and across the HE sector.
    • To act on the above to oversee IT systems and applications development strategy relating to research management and research operations at UCL.
    • To sponsor, champion, develop and/or contribute to costed proposals for investment in the above area through the annual capital programme.
    • Receive reports from projects and respond to escalation requests.
    • To request the Minutes of UCL Committees and Working Groups as appropriate to inform its discussions.
    • To sustain effective communication with Committees and Working Groups in UCL as appropriate by the submission to the latter of its Minutes.
    • To make regular reports to RIISG, and as requested by the RIISG Chair.


    The group meets once per term for 2 hours.

    2018|19 Meeting dates:

    • Autumn term: 6 November 2018
    • Spring term: 28 January 2019
    • Summer term: 21 May 2019

    Meeting support will be provided by ISD.

    Minutes and key documents presented at previous meetings are provided below: