Consultancy and service work

Updated on 23 April 2022

Consultancy is an effective way for you to share your expert knowledge to assist companies in solving problems, ultimately helping your research make an impact.

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Whatever your area of expertise, RIS is here to support you to find and engage with external clients. Consultancy and Service Work is an established way of building relationships with companies and is recognised in the University's OSaR, promotion, remuneration and workload planning processes.

Research and Innovation Services are responsible for pricing, negotiating and signing off all consultancy contracts. By working with RIS, you are protected through the use of standard University contracts and through the University’s public liability and professional indemnity insurance.

Contact our Consultancy Manager if you have a potential consultancy project or you would like to find out more.

Consultancy opportunities during the coronavirus pandemic

In recent months there have been a number of calls and requests for assistance related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Should you be asked to consult with any companies whether in this field or elsewhere, please do not hesitate to get in touch and we will assist with contractual arrangements.

Learn more about working with industry, commercialisation and IP

Jamie Henderson

Consultancy Manager


Research and Innovation Services