Introducing our mentors

Head of Policy, Funding and Regulation

University of Leeds

EMEA Product Manager, Enterprise Peripherals

Dell EMC, UK

Research Coordinator

eHealth Africa

Assistant Professor of Philosophy


Production Chemist

International Oil Company

Research Development Manager (Policy and Performance)

Sheffield Hallam University

Post-doctoral Researcher

The University of Sheffield

Food, Cemicals and Cosmetics Regulation, China (Lead)


Principal Consultant

SEI - Boston, LLC

Senior Herbicide Chemist


R&D SOftware Project Manager

GE HVDC Grid Solutions

User Experience Researcher


Programme Manager

University of Sheffield


De Montfort University

CSO & R&D Director

Farmina sp.z.o.o

Business Analyst

Airedale NHS Foundation Trust

Research Associate

University of Leicester

Regional Manager - North of England

The Brilliant Club

Senior Project Engineer

Shell U.K. Limited

Senior Scientist

Lonza Biologics plc

Business Systems Analyst

Anchor Trust

Global Head of Investment Assurance

First State Investments

Senior Policy Adviser

Association of Medical Research Charities


Centre for Ecology and Hydrology

Business Manager

Sheffield Healthcare Gateway, University of Sheffield

Head of Work and Health Trialling Unit

Department for Work and Pensions/Department of Health Joint Unit

National Fuel Quality Manager

Stobart Biomass Products Limited

Freelance Training Consultant and director of own company

Cambridge Training Associates Ltd



Project Leader

Ashfield Healthcare Communications

Company Director

OGK Consulting

Senior Researcher/Engineer


Chief Scientist & Key Expert, Materials R&D

Hilti AG

A Level Teacher

Barnsley College

Programme Lead: Future Leaders Fellowships

UK Research and Innovation

Senior Statistical Consultant

University of Sheffield

Founding Partner

Beautiful Everything

Manager, Organisation and Career Development

University of Tasmania

Senior Programme Manager


Senior R&D Manager

British Antarctic Survey


inx limited

Head of Assay Development

Premaitha Health

Widening Participation Reserach and Evaluation Unit Manager

The University of Sheffield

National Programme Director

The Brilliant Club and Researchers in Schools

Postgraduate Internships Coordinator

The University of Sheffield

Senior Operational research Analyst

Department for Work and Pensions

IT Project Manager

Birmingham City University

Discovery Medicine North (DiMeN) Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) Manager & European Cooperative in Science and Technology (COST) Action Administrator

The University of Sheffield

Enterprise Learning Development Officer

The University of Sheffield

Postdoctoral Research Fellow (previously Senior Analyst)

University of Nottingham (previously at Care Quality Commission)

Professional Development Manager for Teaching and Learning

The University of Sheffield

EU Project Manager

University of Sheffield

Data analyst/Operational Researcher/Web analyst

Department of Work and Pensions

Trainee Patent Attorney


Technical Team Leader- Materials, Biological and Chemical Engineering

The University of Sheffield

Patent Attorney

Alembia Intellectual Property

Reporter, The Register

Situation Publishing

Academic Skills Development Adviser

University of Sheffield



Research Engagement Manager

Arthritis Research UK

Head of Researcher Training and Development

King's College London

Principal R&D scientist

Cobra Biologics

Public Engagement Facilitator

University of Oxford

Management Consultant