Research & Innovation Services

Retirement of Sylvia Wardle

Sylvia Wardle 26544-021The Research Development and Support Office (RDSO) would like to announce the retirement of Sylvia Wardle, PA to Director of RDSO.

Sylvia joined the University in March 2006 as PA to the then Director of Research and Innovation Services (RIS), Dr Malcolm Cross.

Sylvia was instrumental in the restructuring of the department when it transferred to RDSO, as launched on 1 August 2008, since which she has worked as PA to the Director of RDSO, Dr Rob Head.

Dr Rob Head says: “Sylvia has been a huge asset to not only RDSO but the University as a whole in her wide ranging administrative duties for supporting research. On behalf of all who had the pleasant experience of working with her I would like to thank her for all the hard work she has put in over the years and wish her all the best for her retirement ahead”.

For those who would like to see Sylvia before she retires please come along to WH 3.9 at 15:30 on Thursday 25 April for tea and cakes.