Profiles of people associated with EPSRC including Fellows, Council members and EPSRC staff. Please use the filters to customise the listing on this page.
Professor Stephen Belcher became Met Office Chief Scientist in December 2016.
Dr de Sousa has extensive experience in people, project and scientific leadership within the global pharmaceutical industry. He has delivered across all stages of pharmaceutical R&D including pre-clinical research, clinical development and regulatory approval and has had leading roles in the development of many new medicines across a wide range of disease areas.
Alison is Professor of Probability and Deputy Head of the Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences Division in the University of Oxford.
Professor Lynn Gladden is the Executive Chair of the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and was appointed in October 2018. Professor Gladden is the Shell Professor of Chemical Engineering at the University of Cambridge in the Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, and a Fellow of Trinity College. Professor Gladden is also the UKRI lead for commercialisation.
Professor Jennings is responsible for promoting, supporting and facilitating Imperial College London's research performance and for leading on the delivery of the Research and Enterprise Strategy.
Siân is Director of Security Business Development and Strategic Growth for Microsoft. She has worked in Cybersecurity for nearly 25 years working in strategy, business risk, privacy and technology.
Professor Martin Schröder is Vice-President and Dean of the Faculty of Science and Engineering and Professor of Chemistry at the University of Manchester.
Sarah Sharples is Professor of Human Factors in the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Nottingham. She leads a Digital Economy network for UK PhD students, is co-director of the EPSRC Horizon Centre for Doctoral Training and conducts research in areas including healthcare technologies, transport, digital economy and manufacturing.
Professor Mark E. Smith is the President and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Southampton joining 1st October from Lancaster University where he was Vice-Chancellor for eight years. He plays role in various sector bodies including the current Chair of UCEA, the Financial Sustainability Strategy Group for Higher Education, Graduate Prospects and HECSU boards.
Ian Walmsley is Provost of Imperial College London, UK, and Chair in Experimental Physics. His research in optical science and technology ranges from ultrafast optics to quantum information science. Currently he is the Director of the Networked Quantum Information Technology Hub, the largest collaboration in the UK National Quantum Technologies Programme. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society, the Optical Society (OSA), the American Physical Society and the Institute of Physics.
Professor Whitley is a BT Distinguished Engineer and serves as MD Research and Innovation for BT and MD of BT's R&D Campus 'Adastral Park' in Suffolk, England. He is accountable for all aspects of BT's Global Research and Innovation activities.
Dr Williams is Group Technology Director of INEOS, one of the world’s largest petrochemical concerns.
Professor Wright is the Strategic Technology Director for BAE Systems CTO organisation. In this role he is responsible for the Strategic Development of BAE Systems Technology Programme in the UK as well as supporting technology development across the global business.