The University of Bath has announced the appointment of Professor Jonathan Knight as Associate Dean (Research for the Faculty of Science……In this role Professor Knight will support the Dean of Science.

 

Professor Knight, Head of our Department of Physics and member of our Centre for Photonics and Photonic Materials, will be responsible for promoting and coordinating research and Knowledge Transfer activity within the Faculty.

In this role, Professor Knight will support the Dean of Science by acting as a point of contact between senior management and academic researchers across the Faculty, identifying new ways of doing research, sharing ideas and setting up collaborations between researchers from different departments.

Professor Knight said: “Academics can often get caught in the trap of working in separate silos, when their research could really benefit from ideas and input from researchers working in different areas of expertise.

 

Read more here…..http://www.bath.ac.uk/news/2013/02/08/ad-research-science/