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ICA CDRF Academic Panel Members Round 5



HEE/NIHR ICA Programme Clinical Doctoral Research Fellowship (CDRF) Scheme

Academic Selection Committee Members

  • The remit of the Selection Committee is to support the development of the scheme, assess applications, interview candidates and make funding recommendations based on quality.
  • The make-up of the Selection Committee is reviewed regularly and adjusted in response to need.
  • Shortlisted applicants for CDRFs will be interviewed by one of three committees composed from the members listed below.



Professor Nadine Foster (Chair)

Keele University

Professor Richard Brown (Interview Panel Chair)

Kings College London

Professor Pip Logan (Interview Panel Chair)

University of Nottingham

Professor Debbie Carrick-Sen (Deputy Chair)

University of Birmingham

Professor Ruth Endacott (Deputy Chair)

University of Plymouth

Dr Madeline Cruice (Deputy Chair)

City University London

Professor David Alldred

University of Leeds

Professor Jane Appleton

Oxford Brooks University

Professor Michelle Briggs

University of Manchester

Professor Jenny Butler

Oxford Brookes University

Professor Melanie Calvert

University of Birmingham

Professor Jackie Cassell

University of Brighton

Professor Daniel Freeman

University of Oxford

Professor Maryann Hardy

University of Bradford

Professor Lorraine Harper

University of Birmingham

Professor Priscilla Harries

Kingston and St George’s FHSCE

Professor Mark Hayter

University of Hull

Professor Vanora Hundley

Bournemouth University

Dr Rebecca Kearney

University of Warwick

Professor Peter Kinderman

University of Liverpool

Professor Janet Krska

University of Kent

Professor Amanda Lee

University of Aberdeen

Dr Monique Lhussier

Northumbria University

Professor Alison Metcalfe

Sheffield Hallam University

Professor Jane Murphy

Bournemouth University

Professor Natalie Pattison

University of Hertfordshire

Professor Heidi Probst

Sheffield Hallam University

Dr Gita Ramdharry

Kingston and St George’s FHSCE and University

College London

Professor Caroline Sabin

University College London

Professor Karen Sage

Sheffield Hallam University

Professor James Selfe

Manchester Metropolitan University

Professor Laura Serrant

Manchester Metropolitan University

Professor Sally Singh

Coventry University

Professor Aloysius Niroshan Siriwardena

University of Lincoln

Professor Anne Topping

University of Birmingham

Professor Allan Wailoo

University of Sheffield

Professor Mary Ward

Ulster University

Professor Andy Welsh

University of Aberdeen

Professor Janelle Yorke

University of Manchester