Staff

We have around 60 staff in ARC West. They are based either in one of our four methodological teams of behavioural and qualitative science, applied data science, evidence and health economics, or in patient and public involvement, training and capacity building, or management and administration.

Dr Jonathan Banks

Research Fellow, Qualitative Research

Mike Bell

Patient and Public Involvement Facilitator
  • Patient and public involvement

Professor Yoav Ben-Shlomo

Cross-cutting Methodological Theme Lead

Dr Lucy Biddle

Co-Theme Lead, Mental Health

Dr Heather Brant

Senior Research Associate, Qualitative Research

Professor Jo Coast

Professor in the Economics of Health and Care

Lucy Condon

Project Support Administrator

Pippa Craggs

Chief Operating Officer
  • Management and administration

Dr Mary Cramp

Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professions Lead
  • Training and capacity building

Professor Esther Crawley

Theme Lead, Healthier Childhoods

Sarah Dawson

Senior Research Associate in Information Retrieval

Professor Frank de Vocht

Applied Data Sciences Team Co-lead

Hannah Edwards

Senior Research Associate, Quantitative Research

Dr Martha Elwenspoek

Research Fellow in Test Evaluation

Dr Emily Eyles

Research Associate, Quantitative Research

Dr Michelle Farr

Research Fellow, Qualitative Research

Professor Gene Feder

Implementation Lead

Dr Fiona Fox

Research Associate in Qualitative Research

Dr Andy Gibson

Patient and Public Involvement Lead

Professor Julian Higgins

Cross-cutting Methodological Theme Lead

Liz Hill

Research Portfolio Manager
  • Management and administration

Professor Will Hollingworth

Cross-cutting Methodological Theme Lead

Professor Jeremy Horwood

Professor of Social Sciences and Health

Lauren Hoskin

ARC National Communications Manager
  • Management and administration

Will Hunter

Communications Executive

Dr Sharea Ijaz

Senior Research Associate, Evidence Synthesis

Joni Jackson

Research Associate, Quantitative Research

Dr Tim Jones

Senior Research Associate, Quantitative Research/Health Economics

Claire Kelly

NIHR SPHR/ARC West PhD Student

Jon Kerslake

Project Support Officer
  • Management and administration

Dr Joanna Kesten

Research Fellow, Qualitative Research

Professor John Macleod

Director
  • Management and administration

Dr Loubaba Mamluk

Senior Research Associate, Quantitative Research

Ruta Margelyte

Research Associate, Quantitative Research

Dr Hugh McLeod

Senior Lecturer in Health Economics

Debbie McPhee

Information Officer
  • Management and administration

Tess Moore

Senior Research Associate, Evidence Synthesis

Professor Paul Moran

Co-Theme Lead, Mental Health

Nadine Murigu

NIHR Academic Clinical Fellow in General Practice

Gareth Myring

Research Associate, Health Economics

Dr Julie Mytton

Training and Capacity Building Theme Co-Lead
  • Training and capacity building

Dr James Nobles

Senior Research Associate, Qualitative Research

Aisling O'Rourke

Optimal Testing Programme Administrator

Professor Tim Peters

Applied data science workstream lead

Dr Christalla Pithara

Senior Research Associate, Qualitative Research

Dr Theresa Redaniel

Team Lead and Senior Lecturer in Health Services Research and Epidemiology

Abby Sabey

Training and Capacity Building Theme Co-Lead
  • Evaluation
  • Training and capacity building

Dr Jelena Savović

Senior Lecturer in Evidence Synthesis

Lauren Scott

Senior Research Associate, Quantitative Research/Evidence Synthesis

Carlos Sillero Rejon

Research Associate, Health Economics

Dr Tracey Stone

Senior Research Associate, Qualitative Research

Professor Kate Tilling

Applied data science workstream lead

Zoe Trinder-Widdess

Head of Communications
  • Management and administration

Dr Scott Walter

Senior Research Associate

Jazz Ward-James

Administrator for Public Involvement
  • Management and administration
  • Patient and public involvement

Katie Warner

Project Support Officer
  • Evaluation
  • Management and administration

Rebecca Wilson

Senior Research Associate in Quantitative Research and Evidence Synthesis

Professor Lucy Yardley

Cross-cutting Methodological Theme Lead