Research Governance

The University of Suffolk is committed to maintaining the highest standards of integrity and excellence in research. We ensure that all research undertaken by our staff and students complies with the appropriate ethical, legal and professional frameworks and procedures.

This website details the University's policies in relation to research. Further information can be found on the University of Suffolk Strategy for Research and Scholarly Activity 2018-2023. 

For further details about our research policies, please contact Andreea Tocca, Research Development Manager at A.Tocca@uos.ac.uk.

Research Concordats

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The links to the following Concordats for the University of Suffolk can be found below.

 

Research Ethics

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University of Suffolk is committed to ensuring research undertaken by its staff and students is of the highest professional standard.

Research Committees

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Various committees to assist in the development of research in the University of Suffolk Schools.

Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021

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Research Governance Staff Profiles

Prof. Mohammad Dastbaz graduated in Electrical and Electronic Engineering and went on to do a PhD in “Design, Development and Evaluation of Multimedia Systems” at Kingston University. In 1989 he established one of UK’s first Multimedia computer companies called “Systems 2000...

Professor Emma Bond is Director of Research and Head of the Graduate School at the University of Suffolk.  She is Professor of Socio-Technical Research and also Director of the Suffolk Institute of Social and Economic Research (SISER).  Emma is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Educat...

Andreea has worked for the University of Suffolk since September 2010 as a Research Associate. She became a Senior Research Associate in 2013. Since August 2014, Andreea has acted as the University of Suffolk Research Development Manager. She has a Master degree in Quantitative Ec...

Sue supports the Research Directorate team at the University of Suffolk working with Andreea Tocca and Professor Emma Bond. Sue has previously worked in the University as PA to the Dean of School for Law and Social Sciences to Professor Noel Smith. ...

Sarah is Associate Dean for research in the School of Social Science and Humanities. Sarah is an Associate Professor in social policy specialising in childhood. She has over twenty years of teaching experience in higher education and international primary education. At the Universit...

Professor Nic Bury's research interests are primarily covered by the UN Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 15 and includes aquatic toxicology, stress physiology and environmental monitoring. He supports the 3Rs (refinement, reduction and replacement) approach in animal research and ...

Associate Dean of Suffolk Business School.  Fran was previously a Marketing practitioner for 13 years before moving into Marketing lecturing working in London and Essex then joining the University of Suffolk in August 2018 as a Course Leader and Lecturer in Marketing. ...

Dr Gavin Devereux is an Associate Professor in the Department of Science and Technology, and is the Director of Sport Sciences and Coaching. Gavin is an exercise physiologist, with a research background in understanding how blood pressure is regulated during exercise, as well as ...

Fiona founded Survivors in Transition in 2009 to provide support to female survivors of childhood sexual abuse. SiT became a charity in 2011 and now supports men and women who have experienced Sexual Abuse, Violence and Exploitation in childhood. ...