Michelle Evans

  • Researcher Development Manager
  • Research and Innovation Services (RISe)
  • Rheolwr Datblygu Ymchwilwyr
  • Gwasanaethau Ymchwil ac Arloesi
Michelle Evans

About Me

I have worked in Research Innovation Services since 2006 and have a diverse portfolio of expertise and experience in research support. 

I have supported the University’s returns to the last three Research Assessments (RAE 2008, REF 2014 and REF 2021), providing specialist advice and guidance on REF process and procedures, as well as information system management and conducting data analysis to support strategic decisions around our submissions.

More widely, I am responsible for coordinating the USW HR in Excellence in Research Award, which has been held since 2013.  Am the primary contact for and have responsibility for the day-to-day operation of Pure; providing generic and bespoke support to staff with regards to reporting, training and their day to day use of Pure.

Skills And Qualifications

  • Project Management
  • Data Analysis



  • Pure

Publications And Past Projects

  • Research Excellence Framework 2021
  • HR Excellence in Research Award
  • Athena Swan Award
  • Research Excellence Framework 2014