Sam Haynes

Sam Haynes

Profile

I am a Research Support Administrator, supporting the Institute of Applied Geoscience, and a Project Officer, supporting Petroleum Leeds.

Prior to working at Leeds, for 9 years, I worked on a number of UK Government and European funded projects to support the retention, promotion and progression of women in science, engineering, technology and maths (STEM), and also worked in marketing in the advanced composites industry. Until recently, I was also the School's Equality and Inclusion coordinator, and a member of the Faculty E&I committee, and a member of the Faculty and University Athena SWAN self assessment teams. Most recently I undertook a secondment to cover the School's Research Manager role (May 2018 - April 2019).

My role supporting IAG and Petroleum Leeds includes:

  • Communications (Twitter, SharePoint, website, newsletter, promotional materials)
  • Meeting, event and away day planning and support
  • Coordination of industry talk series for our oil & gas facing Masters programmes
  • Institute finances
  • Support for academics undertaking Consultancy work (costings, quotations, liaison with client)
  • Support for academics running Joint Industry Projects
  • IAG & Petroleum Leeds Director support
  • Supporting the School's Research and Innovation Committee
  • Supporting the School's REF 2021 submission

Twitter: @IAG_Leeds; @PetroleumLeeds

Qualifications

  • BA Hons. Medieval & Renaissance Studies

Research groups and institutes

  • Institute of Applied Geoscience
  • Petroleum Leeds