University of Bath

Dr Anne Priest Research Development Manager

Anne supports academics in their research ambitions through expert funding advice, strategic planning and developing high-quality funding proposals.

Role

Anne is the Research Development Manager for international development in Research and Innovation Services (RIS). Her work includes identifying opportunities and developing high-quality research proposals that involve Official Development Assistance (ODA) compliant research. She supports applications relevant to:

  • Global Challenges Research Fund
  • Department for International Development
  • Newton Fund

As part of the Research Development team, Anne facilitates workshops and provides support for improving grant proposal outcomes.

Career

Anne joined the University in 2016. Before this she worked at the Natural Environment Research Council as a Programme Manager.

Education

Anne has a Master's in Environmental Science from the University of Virginia and a PhD in Biology from the University of the Bath.