Susi Poli

Editor, When Equality

Susi Poli has held a variety of roles at the University of Bologna and gained a wealth of experience in higher education and research management since 2000.

Higher education is Susi’s field of investigation. After completing a MBA, she studied towards a professional doctorate at UCL Institute of Education. Specifically, Susi looks at professional women and leadership in HE, research management, blended identities, cross-cultural professionalism, among others. Her most recent publication is ‘Research Management Europe and Beyond’ edited by Elsevier (Nov 2017). She is now editor at When Equality and currently holds a temporary position in the third sector in the UK.


Session RAAAP: Research Administration as a Profession – results of an international survey
Room Fintry
Time 11:30 - 12:45
Date Tuesday 5th June, 2018
Theme Leadership & Professional Development
Style Pecha Kucha
Speakers Dr Simon Kerridge - Director of Research Services, University of Kent
Dr. Deborah Zornes - Director, Research Services at Royal Roads University
Cindy Kiel - Executive Associate Vice Chancellor for Research Administration, University of California
Jan Andersen - Chief Executive Officer, Team Coordinator for Research Support, Technical University of Denmark (DTU)
Patrice Ajai-Ajagbe - Programme Officer, Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Susi Poli - Editor, When Equality
Janice Besch - Director of Australia’s NHMRC National Institute for Dementia Research (NNIDR)
Stephanie Scott - Director of Policy & Research Development in Sponsored Projects Administration (SPA) of Columbia University