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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 2019

Interdisciplinary Research Centres

Cambridge Centre for Data-Driven Discovery IRC Ellen Ashmore

Cancer IRC  Ms Katie Edwards
Cardiovascular IRC Dr Tammy Dougan

Conservation IRC

Ms Hawa Newell-Sydique

Energy IRC  Dr Shafiq Ahmed
Global Food Security IRC Francesca Re Manning

Infectious Diseases IRC

Dr Rachel Hoffmann

Language Sciences IRC Ms Jane Walsh

Neuroscience IRC

Dr Dervila Glynn

Stem Cells IRC

Katie Light

Synthetic Biology IRC 

Strategic Research Initiatives

Cambridge Academy of Therapeutic Sciences SRI 

Dr Paula Frampton (pro tem)

Global Challenges SRI Dr Sara Serradas Duarte

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