As the Knowledge Exchange (KE) Support Officer Barbara provides administrative support for Knowledge Exchange within the Humanities Division. She reports to the Head of Humanities Research Support, and works closely with the TORCH team (where the KE Fellowship scheme is administered).
She is responsible for supporting KE projects, and contributes to the successful management of the Division’s KE portfolio. She is the first point of contact for internal Humanities queries related to the KE Seed Fund and Public Engagement with Research funds, and supports the KE Champion and Heritage Engagement Fellow in brokering external partnerships. She plays a key role in organising varied research and public engagement activities, which involves close and regular liaison with academic and professional staff, and maintaining effective communication across the KE portfolio by drafting articles, briefings, and presentations.