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Dr Neil Radford

Head of Postgraduate Research Student Experience - University of Derby

Dr Neil Radford is Head of Postgraduate Research Student Experience within the University Research and Knowledge Exchange Office at University of Derby. This is a central role overseeing all aspects of PGR experience across the institution. Neil’s role interacts with all stakeholders for PGR experience; University governance and quality, PGR student representatives, College Research Committees, PGR supervisors and external bodies. He is passionate about developing good PGR supervisory practice across the university. He co-leads the East Midlands Doctoral Network for Part-time PGR students providing workshop and networking opportunities. As a discipline leader, Neil managed postgraduate programmes (PGT and Professional doctorate) within Education and is an experienced programme leader of postgraduate courses.