Impact Acceleration Account Staff

Berna Jones

Berna Jones

Impact Officer

Berna is the Impact Acceleration Account (IAA) project officer at Swansea University, based in department of Research Engagement and Innovation Services (REIS). She is responsible for the Materials Engineering Opportunities, Research Impact Fund and organising the annual Impact Award Ceremony the aim of which is recognising and rewarding impact.

Berna is also responsible for developing training opportunities for researchers and postgraduate students to improve the communication of research impact through public engagement and the media.

E-mail Berna

+44 (0)1792 295977

Emma Dunbar

Emma Dunbar

Impact Manager

Emma is the Impact Manager at Swansea and is responsible for developing and implementing the University’s Impact Strategy as well as project managing key initiatives that plan and support the University’s impact agenda.

Based in the department of Research Engagement and Innovation Services, working closely and proactively with internal and external partners, Emma manages frameworks and processes to identify, monitor and disseminate the impact of Swansea University’s broad research portfolio. This provision includes supporting large scale, multidisciplinary projects involving commercial and public funded organisations as well as managing the EPSRC funded Impact Acceleration Account (IAA), which is implementing a programme of approaches to transform the impact of the University’s EPSRC portfolio.

E-mail Emma

+44 (0)1792 606471  +44 (0)7860 736047