Prof Nick Antonopoulos - Vice Principal of Research and Innovation
Nick joined Edinburgh Napier in January 2019 from the University of Derby, where he was Pro Vice Chancellor (Research and Innovation) and Research Professor in Cloud Computing.
He has more than 20 years of academic and leadership experience, with a very strong background in initiating, leading and delivering improvements at an institutional level.
Nick has an excellent international reputation in his field, evidenced by his papers, books, chairing of prestigious conferences, and his active leadership of broad reaching research partnerships nationally and internationally. He has an extensive network across government, commerce and industry.
As well as the Dean and Research and Innovation Office, the Deans of the Schools of Computing, Engineering & Built Environment and Health & Social Care report to Nick.
Norman Turner - Head of Research & Innovation Office
Norman heads up the Research & Innovation Office, overseeing the Research and Innovation support activities ensuring that it provides the aspirations for growth in volume, quality and value of Research and Innovation activities, as set out in the Strategy 2020. The office provides expert support for researchers across the full range of research, knowledge exchange (KE) and commercialisation activities.
Norman joined Edinburgh Napier University in 2008, initially as a Management Accountant and then as Head of Project Finance overseeing the accounting for all commercial, research and EU activities. Prior to joining the University, he worked as a Management Accountant at Communities Scotland, involved in the Scottish Government community ownership programme. Most recently, Norman worked at the Bank of Scotland as a Senior Accountant in the Corporate Finance and Planning department and was responsible for the West of Scotland Commercial and Real Estate business support. He went on to work in the Bank’s joint ventures department as a Senior Analyst.
Norman is a graduate of Edinburgh Napier University and is an associate member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.
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