Athena SWAN Bronze Award

Supporter of LMS Good Practice Award

Christine Cockett

BA (Kingston Polytechnic)
Research Administrator (Part-time 60%)
Administrative Staff

My role in the Department of Mathematics is Research Administrator (60% time) providing support for staff, their research groups, and the department’s Research Committee. I process the Department's internal research application costings, and assist academics with their research grant management and help with REF2020 preparation providing PURE website support where applicable.

Department Research Committee Members:

Professor Martin Bees (Chair from April 2014)
Professor Ed Corrigan (HOD)
Professor Chris Fewster
Professor Zdzislaw Brzezniak (GSC)
Dr Niall MacKay (Impact Manager)
Dr Julie Wilson (Equality and Good Practice)

Professor Victoria Gould (Pure Mathematics)
Professor Chris Fewster (Applied Mathematics)
Professor Wenyang Zhang (Statistics)
Professor Sanju Velani (Pure Mathematics)

Ros Roberts
Christine Cockett


Heads of Section:
Pure: Professor Victoria Gould
Applied: Professor Chris Fewster
Statistics: Professor Wenyang Zhang

Research funding links:-
Research deadlines (Moodle restricted access)
University of York Research Information for Staff
University of York Research Grants and Contracts Support Staff
University of York European Research Office (ERO) information
University of York International Relations (restricted access)

Research administration links:-
Research: PuRe 
Finance: University of York Travel Room
General: IT Support Office
Maths: profiles
Teaching: room details
Teaching: Timetabling system
Visitors: Parking on campus
Visitors: registration system (Restricted access)
Visitors: computer guide

My hobby taking photographs over the years has been recognised by the University of York in the #HumansOfYork Facebook series; I'm no.52 posted 22 December 2014. Several editions of the University magazine contained my portraits of new staff. hosts a gallery; to view them register on Flickr for free; The Department of Mathematics and University of York use some my photographs on their websites and sometimes in their publicity e.g.



Edited 21 Jul 2015 - 10:48 by cac7

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Contact Details

Christine Cockett
Department of Mathematics
University of York
York, YO10 5DD

Tel:+44 1904 32 3071
Fax: +44 1904 32 3071