SOAS University of London

Research Office

Support for SOAS academic staff

The Research Office supports externally funded research activity at SOAS by:

  • disseminating information about research funding opportunities
  • giving support to academic staff making external research grant applications
  • costing projects and advising on funders’ terms and conditions
  • managing the funds of awarded grants
  • servicing the School’s Research Committee
  • administering the School’s research ethics policies and procedures
  • co-ordinating the School’s submission to the Research Excellence Framework (REF).

All applications for external research funding must be submitted through the Research Office. Please see Research Funding Manual (pdf; 567kb) for more information.

If you are considering making an application please contact the Research Funding Officer for your Faculty at least six weeks in advance of the submission deadline.

Arts & Humanities

Tanya Roumelioti
020 7898 4659

Languages & Cultures

Anna Greedharee
020 7898 4703

Law & Social Sciences

Vivienne Connors
020 7898 4022

Centres & Institutes

Peter Niven
020 7898 4118

Impact Officer      

Silvia Guizzardi 
Please write to  and
020 7898 4714

The Research Office team can be found on the first floor of the Main Building in Room R101.