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Alicen Nickson

Director of Research and Innovation - Cranfield University

Alicen is an experienced leader specialising in research and innovation management with over 20 years’ experience in the Higher Education sector. She is currently Director of Research and Innovation at Cranfield University supporting the development and delivery of Cranfield’s research and innovation strategies and leading the Research and Innovation professional service. Alicen is on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Research Management and Administration and is actively involved in supporting the development of the profession through national and international associations.