Mr Shay Sigafoos
Research Development Manager (Cornwall)
+44 (0)1326 259268
Homed in the Cornwall cluster of Research Services, and based within Tremough Innovation Campus, Shay principally supports academics and researchers in the College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, the College of Life and Environmental Sciences, and the Business School with the development of research grant proposals.
This includes, for example: grant-writing support, horizon-scanning, project management, and networking with collaborators within industry, government, the third sector and academia. As Discipline Lead for the Camborne School of Mines, Shay works closely with the discipline's Director of Research on the development and implementation of research strategies and policies. Shay is particularly interested in the positive impacts research can generate for society, the environment and the economy.