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Lisa Roberts

Professor Roberts leads on development of the University’s research and innovation strategy.

Her brief includes promoting partnerships in a number of key sectors, accelerating collaboration across a wide range of academic disciplines and driving recruitment of world-leading academics.


Previously she was Executive Dean in the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences and a Professor of Virology at the University of Surrey. Earlier in her career, she worked as a product development manager for Procter and Gamble, before undertaking her PhD at the BBSRC Institute for Animal Health and the University of Kent.


Tel: 0113 343 9739