About Us

Digital Research

Our team

Find out more about who we are, what we do and how we can help you

About Us

The Digital Research team

To get in touch with the Digital Research team simply send us an email.

What we do

  • Support research communities and external partners to achieve impactful results
  • Deliver technology services and solutions to accelerate research: powerful computing resources, data management tools, and trusted research environments
  • Collaborate with researchers and business partners to get the best outcome
  • Offer access to an experienced and innovative team with research skills, knowledge, and understanding

Why contact us?

Planning a project

  • Submitting a grant application
  • Would like expert input at planning stage
  • Costing IT elements in your project
  • Want technology benefits built in
  • Need to work in a trusted research environment (e.g., Safe Haven, SafePod)
  • Need a secondment from a member of the team

Planning data collection

  • Want to select the right survey tool
  • Planning a bespoke application to gather data
  • Would like a survey built

Need support for data analysis and data management

  • Writing a data management plan
  • Understanding options for managing big data
  • Need to work in a trusted research environment (email Safe Haven team)
  • Want to develop a bespoke research application
  • Accelerate analysis via HPC (High Performance Computing)

Equipment/software acquisition

  • You would like to deploy new equipment or software on the network (managed device or server)
  • You would like a server for your research


  • Data protection and governance
  • Share data safely with others

Do also get in contact if you have any other digital research-related query!

For operational support or standard requests please contact the Service Desk.