JAMES BARSBY

JAMES BARSBY

James Barsby is Principal Consultant at a UK based SME delivering executive coaching through the Research Advantage Programme; offering leading research management best practice and quality improvement expertise to support universities and companies whose research managers and leaders are involved in the production of innovative research outputs.James has first-hand experience of the unique challenges research communities face in Europe and South Africa, particularly in the health and engineering sectors.

With industry experience spanning 15 years and running a successful science communication agency, James is experienced in drafting and editing successful EC bids in his capacity as a dissemination and exploitation work-package leader for European Research Projects since 2009. James has designed and delivered exploitation strategies and science communication training at an international level with these and many other projects. Through an extensive network, these have incorporated multi-stakeholder engagement and communication via the full range of available media to the general public, policymakers, peers and the private sector; impacting regulatory,scientific and industrial innovation as a result.