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Research Strategy Office


Contacts for the University’s Interdisciplinary Research Centres (IRCs), Strategic Research Initiatives (SRIs) and Strategic Research Networks (SRNs).

Updated October 2018

Interdisciplinary Research Centres

Cancer IRC  Ms Katie Edwards

Conservation IRC

Ms Hawa Newell-Sydique

Energy IRC  Dr Shafiq Ahmed
Global Food Security IRC Ms Jacqueline Garget

Infectious Diseases IRC

Dr Allyson Walsh 

Language Sciences IRC Ms Jane Walsh

Neuroscience IRC

Dr Dervila Glynn

Stem Cells IRC

Dr Abi Herrmann

Strategic Research Initiatives

Big Data SRI

Cambridge Academy of Therapeutic Sciences SRI 

Dr Paula Frampton (pro tem)

Cardiovascular SRI

Dr Katja Kivinen

Global Challenges SRI

Dr Sara Serradas Duarte

Public Policy SRI

Ms Carolyn Twigg

Synthetic Biology SRI

Alexandra Ting 

Trust & Technology Initiative

Dr Jennifer Cobbe

Reproduction SRI

Ms Christina Rozeik

Strategic Research Networks

CamBridgeSens SRN

Dr Oliver Hadeler

Digital Humanities SRN

Dr Anne Alexander

Immunology SRN

Dr Maryam Arasteh

Metabolic SRN

Dr Jane Sugars

Public Health SRN

Dr Helen Watts