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NIHR Research Professorships and Global Research Professorships Selection Committee


26 May 2021


3 - June 2022


The remit of the Selection Committees is to support the development of the NIHR Research Professorships and Global Research Professorships, assess applications, interview candidates and make funding recommendations based on quality.

Applications are assessed by our Selection Committee. Membership is reviewed regularly and adjusted in response to need. If you would like to register your interest to join this committee, please complete the expression of interest form.

The International Expert Review Selection Committee is composed of the members listed below.

NIHR Research Professorships

International Expert Review Research Professorship Selection Sub-Committee Membership 2022

  • Professor Richard McManus (Chair), Professor of Primary Care, University of Oxford
  • Professor Louise Kenny (Deputy Chair), Executive Pro-Vice Chancellor for the Faculty of Health  and Life Sciences, University of Liverpool
  • Professor Kerry Hood (Deputy Chair), Director, Centre for Trials Research, Cardiff University, Wales
  • Professor Nadine Foster, Director - Research & Education STARS, University of  Queensland, Australia
  • Professor Stephen Keevil, Consultant Physicist, Head of Magnetic Resonance Physics and Research and Development Lead for Imaging at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust  and Professor of Medical Physics at King’s College London. Director of KiTEC (King's Technology Evaluation Centre)
  • Professor Matthew Griffin, Professor of Transplant Biology, National University of Ireland Galway, Ireland
  • Professor Jacques Galipeau, Don and Marilyn Anderson Professor in Oncology, Associate Dean for Therapeutics Development, Director, Program for Advanced Cell Therapy, University of  Wisconsin in Madison, USA
  • Professor Martin Knapp, Professor of Social Policy, London School of Economics and Political Science
  • Professor Karen Luker, Queen’s Nursing Institute Professor of Community, School of Health Sciences, University of Manchester
  • Professor Clare Wilkinson, Professor of General Practice, Bangor University

NIHR Global Research Professorships

International Expert Review Global Research Professorship Selection Sub-Committee Membership 2022